BEOLINGUS
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pigeons and doves (zoological family) Tauben {pl} (Columbidae) (zoologische Familie) [ornith.]

green pigeons (zoological genus) Grüntauben {pl} (Treron) (zoologische Gattung) [ornith.]

little green pigeon Kleine Grüntaube {f} (Treron olax)

pin-tailed green pigeon Spitzschwanz-Grüntaube {f} (Treron apicauda)

Madagascar green pigeon Madagaskar-Grüntaube {f} (Treron australis)

African green pigeon Rotnasen-Grüntaube {f}; Nacktgesicht-Grüntaube {f} (Treron calvus)

cinnamon-headed green pigeon Zimtkopf-Grüntaube {f} (Treron fulvicollis)

yellow-vented green pigeon Weißbauch-Grüntaube {f} (Treron seimundi)

wedge-tailed green pigeon; Kokla green pigeon Keilschwanz-Grüntaube {f} (Treron sphenurus)

São Tomé green pigeon Sao-Thomé-Grüntaube {f} (Treron sanctithomae)

crowned pigeons (zoological genus) Krontauben {pl} (Goura) (zoologische Gattung) [ornith.]

common crowned pigeon; blue crowned pigeon; Western crowned pigeon Gewöhnliche Krontaube {f} (Goura cristata)

maroon-breasted crowned pigeon; Southern crowned Pigeon Rotbrust-Krontaube {f}; Maronenbrust-Krontaube {f} (Goura scheepmakeri)

Victoria crowned pigeon Victoria-Krontaube {f}; Fächertaube {f} (Goura victoria)

to set a fox to keep the geese; to let the fox guard the hen house; to set a thief to catch a thief; to set the cat among the pigeons [fig.] den Bock zum Gärtner machen [übtr.]

typical pigeons (zoological genus) Feldtauben {pl} (Columba) (zoologische Gattung) [ornith.]

put/set the cat among the pigeons [fig.] [Br.] für Aufregung sorgen

pompadour green pigeons Pompadourtauben {pl} (Gruppe von Grüntauben) [ornith.]

carrier pigeon; messenger pigeon; homing pigeon; homer Brieftaube {f}

carrier pigeons; messenger pigeons; homing pigeons; homers Brieftauben {pl}

pouter; pouter pigeon Kropftaube {f} [ornith.]

pouters; pouter pigeons Kropftauben {pl}

police informer; nark [Br.] [coll.] (old-fashioned); stool pigeon [Am.] [coll.] Polizeispitzel {m}; Spitzel {m}; Haderer {m} [Ös.] [ugs.]

police informers; narks; stool pigeons Polizeispitzel {pl}; Spitzel {pl}; Haderer {pl}

cock pigeon Täuberich {m}; Täuber {m}; Tauber {m} [ornith.]

cock pigeons Täuberiche {pl}; Täuber {pl}; Tauber {pl}

pigeon [listen] (größere) Taube {f} [ornith.] [listen]

pigeons Tauben {pl}

racing pigeon Wettflugtaube {f}

wild pidgeon Wildtaube {f}

breeding pigeon Zuchttaube {f}

clay pigeon Tontaube {f}

clay pigeons Tontauben {pl}

clay pigeon Wurftaube {f}

clay pigeons Wurftauben {pl}