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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 whim·brel /ˈhwɪmbrəl, ˈwɪm-/
 杓鷂

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Whim·brel n.  Zool. Any one of several species of small curlews, especially the European species (Numenius phaeopus), called also Jack curlew, half curlew, stone curlew, and tang whaup.  See Illustration in Appendix.
 Hudsonian or, Eskimo, whimbreal, the Hudsonian curlew.