Definition of munia in English:
A southern Asian waxbill (songbird), especially a mannikin or an avadavat.
- The top favourites are parakeets, munias, weavers, buntings and the Blue Rock Pigeon, and the top 10 species account for 75 per cent of indigenous trade.
- Most of the birds traded were parakeets and munias, especially the rose-ringed parakeet, the black-headed munia and the red munia.
- The frosty-headed munias were Chestnut-breasted Munias, and the black-fronted birds were Grand Munias.