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coble


coble


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Coble  \Co"ble\,  n.  [AS.  cuopel;  cf  W.  ceubal  skiff,  ferryboat.] 
  A  flat-floored  fishing  boat  with  a  lug  sail,  and  a  drop 
  rudder  extending  from  two  to  four  feet  below  the  keel.  It  was 
  originally  used  on  the  stormy  coast  of  Yorkshire,  England. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hawfinch  \Haw"finch`\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  The  common  European  grosbeak  ({Coccothraustes  vulgaris});  -- 
  called  also  {cherry  finch},  and  {coble}.