Comments for the name Linnet

Comments for LINNET:

From the American Heritage Dictionary, about the etymology of the Linnet bird:

[Obsolete French linette, from Old French, from lin, flax (from its feeding on flax seed), from Latin lînum.]
-- earthnut  9/13/2007

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