Owl
Chouette chouette
Chouette, adjective
Great. From Old French choeter, to be appearance-conscious, smart, or from Italian civetta (a smart, appearance-conscious woman).
Chouette, feminine noun
Owl. Diminutive form of Old French choue, from popular Latin cawa.
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UPDATE
Oh dear. This is not a chouette, it’s a hibou (it’s got ears!). I hope I haven’t offended nocturnal bird lovers.