What does the word nightingale mean?

Usage examples for nightingale

  1. Oh, you must, you must remember about the name Nightingale?" – Somehow Good by William de Morgan
  2. I was to him as a nightingale that sang from his sleeve, for he loved so much besides. – The Worshipper of the Image by Richard Le Gallienne
  3. " The little nightingale is singing," said Bertrand; " all is not lost, either for him or for us." – The Hated Son by Honore de Balzac