from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A time very early in the day; dawn.
  • n. A person or thing of no consequence.


From sparrow + fart. In the dawn sense, apparently UK dialect (Yorkshire) from ante 1828. (Wiktionary)



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  • If it weren't for Twitter and Flickr, I'd have assumed bilby just made this up.

    July 31, 2011

  • Australian slang - dawn; early in the morning.

    December 23, 2007