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Alouette is the French word for "lark; skylark" via Old French aloe (lark) combined with a diminutive suffix derived from Latin alauda (lark) which seems to derive from a Gaulish source. Origin: Gaulish Variants: Alouetta (English)  

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Lark is the name of a type of a small passerine bird. It comes from Old English lāwerce (lark) via Proto-Germanic *laiwarikǭ (lark) which derives from an unknown origin. Lark is also a word in English meaning "romp, frolic, carefree fun" as a noun and "to behave mischievously; play pranks; to have fun" as a verb, which… Continue reading Lark

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Larkspur is the name of a flower in the genus Delphinium and Consolida, made up of lark, in reference to the bird which comes from Proto-Germanic *laiwarikǭ (lark) which comes from an unknown origin; and spur, referring to a metal instrument worn at one's heel for prodding a horse (though it could also refer to an appendage located at the foot of some… Continue reading Larkspur