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Dictionaries of word meaning, etymology, eponymy, and onomasiology related to birds, bird names, and ornithology.

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Dictionary of Birds of the United States

Scientific and Common Names
By Joel Ellis Holloway
Oct 2003 This is the most complete and up-to-date dictionary of names of American birds available. With mo...

North American Bird Folknames and Names

By James Kedzie Sayre
Apr 1996 Book FeaturesOver 8,000 names for the 500+ species of birds that breed in and regularly visit Nor...

The Scientific Nomenclature of Birds in the Upper Midwest

By James Sandrock; Jean C. Prior
Mar 2014 The translation and explanation of genus and species names yield markers to help us identify bird...