another term for cockatiel.
More example sentences
- What's more, I was woken up at dawn at his place by the sound of raucous cockatiels - or quarrions, as they are more commonly known in Australia.
- We have had a Rottweiler, a Tibetan spaniel, an Australian silky terrier, 3 cats, a rainbow lorikeet quarrions, budgies, guinea pigs, a turtle, various fish and the newest additions are three lop-eared bunnies.
- I breed rabbits, quarrions, and used to breed rats and mice, so I know the drill.
early 20th century: from Wiradhuri guwarraying.