any of numerous songbirds of the New World family Thraupidae, the males of which are usually brightly colored.
any American songbird of the family Thraupidae, having a short thick bill and a brilliantly coloured male plumage
noun 1. a town in ancient Greece, in Boeotia: Spartan victory over the Athenians 457 b.c. noun 1. a town in ancient Boeotia, famous for terracotta figurines of the same name, first discovered in its necropolis
or Tanagra figure noun 1. a small terra-cotta statuette produced from the late 4th to the 3rd century b.c. in Tanagra, Boeotia, and found chiefly in tombs.
adjective 1. of or relating to the tanagers; belonging to the tanager family.
noun, plural Tanainas (especially collectively) Tanaina for 1. 1. a member of a North American Indian people of the Cook Inlet area of Alaska. 2. the Athabaskan language of the Tanaina.