A Nightingale. Nightingale is my mother's maiden name. Our ancestors changed their surname to Nightingale from Nachtigal. From Germany, they changed their name at Ellis Island to keep from sounding too ethnic.
There is no other bird that sings so deeply, so full of ecstacy as the Nightingale - Luscinia megarhnchos.Nightingales are are therefore best known for their singing talent. They native to, and widely distributed, in central and southern Europe and.