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redbird (n.)

also red-bird, mid-13c. (as a surname), a name for "sundry red or partly red birds," including the common European bullfinch and the scarlet tanager (1660s), but in Eastern U.S. especially the cardinal; from red (adj.1) + bird (n.).

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Definitions of redbird from WordNet

redbird (n.)
the male is bright red with black wings and tail;
Synonyms: scarlet tanager / Piranga olivacea / firebird
redbird (n.)
crested thick-billed North American finch having bright red plumage in the male;
Synonyms: cardinal / cardinal grosbeak / Richmondena Cardinalis / Cardinalis cardinalis
From wordnet.princeton.edu