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[oo-zuh l] /ˈu zəl/

(def 4).
the ring ouzel or water ouzel See ring ouzel, dipper
an archaic name for the (European) blackbird

also ousel, from Old English osle “blackbird,” from West Germanic *amslon- (cf. Old High German amsala, German amsel), probably from PIE *ams- “black, blackbird” (cf. Latin merula “blackbird,” Welsh mwyalch “blackbird, thrush,” Breton moualch “ouzel”).


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