Definitions for Flamingofləˈmɪŋ goʊ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. flamingo(noun)

    large pink to scarlet web-footed wading bird with down-bent bill; inhabits brackish lakes

Wiktionary

  1. flamingo(Noun)

    A wading bird of the family Phoenicopteridae.

  2. flamingo(Adjective)

    Of a deep pink color tinged with orange, like that of a flamingo..

  3. Origin: From flamingo, from flamengo, from flama.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flamingo(noun)

    any bird of the genus Phoenicopterus. The flamingoes have webbed feet, very long legs, and a beak bent down as if broken. Their color is usually red or pink. The American flamingo is P. ruber; the European is P. antiquorum

  2. Origin: [Sp. flamenco, cf. Pg. flamingo, Prov. flammant, F. flamant; prop. a p. pr. meaning flaming. So called in allusion to its color. See Flame.]

Freebase

  1. Flamingo

    Flamingos are a type of wading bird in the genus Phoenicopterus, the only genus in the family Phoenicopteridae. There are four flamingo species in the Americas and two species in the Old World.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Flamingo

    fla-ming′gō, n. a tropical bird of a flaming or bright-red colour, with long legs and neck. [Sp. flamenco—L. flamma, a flame.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Flamingo in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Flamingo in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Dean Mazzarella:

    Here in Leominster, it's Pink Flamingo Day every day, but it's just kind of ironic how within a day of his passing, it just so happens to be. He'd be thrilled.

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