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- noun A small or young
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To these and to many another delectable fishling, would I introduce the poor fellow; and to him and his fellows I fain would offer a dozen apiece of Smith Island oysters on the half shell.
Europe Revised 1910
"Ah, my golden fishling, why are you not here now?
Fairy Tales of the Slav Peasants and Herdsmen Alexander Chodzko 1847