Definition of yoldring in US English:

yoldring

noun

Irish English, English Regional, Scottish, Northern
rare, archaic
  • The yellowhammer, Emberiza citrinella (family Emberizidae).

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in Robert Sibbald (1641–1722), physician and geographer. Variant of yowlring, with excrescent d (between l and r).

Pronunciation

yoldring

/ˈjəʊldrɪŋ/