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When you launch them, the blue birds say something that sounds very much like Salut les amis! in French (Hello friends!). Furthermore, other bird screams sound like Oui! (Yes!), though this is arguably more of a coincidence.

I wonder if the developers at Rovio started from samples in French and modified their pitch in order to use them in the game. Can anyone (in)validate that?

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As far as I can find, the wholly Finnish game developer has never said anything about the bird sounds, let alone their alleged Frenchiness. Any answer beyond this would be opinion and thus not a proper answer for this site, unless one of the 10 or so people from the original development team can give a definitive answer followed by "I know cuz I was there."

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