hwamei

/ˈhwameɪ/ (say 'hwahmay)

noun
either of two laughingthrushes of the genus Leucodioptron (formerly Garrulax), of China, Vietnam, Laos, and Taiwan, having a distinctive marking around the eye and an attractive song; often kept in aviaries.
{Chinese, equivalent to Mandarin huà méi, literally, painted eyebrow}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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