How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"ornitho" is from "ornis" (bird) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "bird" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|The Ornithologists' Union is the oldest organization devoted to the scientific study of birds.|
|There were many kinds of ornithischian dinosaurs.|