bokmakierie

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bokmakierie

(ˌbɒkməˈkɪərɪ)
n
(Animals) South African a large yellow shrike, Telephorus zeylonus, of southern Africa, known for its melodious song
[C19: from Afrikaans, imitative of its call]
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They owe much to the smell of the seabush at Schoenmakerskop, to dried, crunching peppercorns in New Bethesda, to the sound of bokmakieries [birds], to the smell of burning rubber.