Meaning of yellow-rumped warbler in English:

yellow-rumped warbler

noun

  • A common New World migratory warbler, Setophaga coronata, which is typically grey-brown with darker streaks, a bright yellow patch on the rump, and (in males) bright yellow patches on the crown and flanks.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in John Latham (1740–1837), naturalist.