צִפּוֹר tsiphor "bird". Though not the commonest word it represents the general concept "bird", in Hos 11:11 it is rendered "dove", while in Ps 84:3 (Hebrew v.4) it is a "sparrow" and Gen 15:9-10 both "a (turtle)dove" and "a young pigeon", often as in Am 3:5 the "bird" is spoken of as trapped.