falconer


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fal·con·er

 (făl′kə-nər, fôl′-, fô′kə-)
n.
1. One that breeds and trains falcons.
2. One that hunts with falcons.

falconer

(ˈfɔːlkənə; ˈfɔːkə-)
n
(Falconry) a person who breeds or trains hawks or who follows the sport of falconry

fal•con•er

(ˈfɔl kə nər, ˈfæl-, ˈfɔ kə-)

n.
1. a person who hunts with falcons.
2. a person who trains hawks for hunting.
[1350–1400]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.falconer - a person who breeds and trains hawks and who follows the sport of falconryfalconer - a person who breeds and trains hawks and who follows the sport of falconry
hunter, huntsman - someone who hunts game
Translations
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falconer

[ˈfɔːlkənəʳ] Nhalconero/a m/f

falconer

[ˈfɔːlkənər] nfauconnier/ière m/f

falconer

nFalkner(in) m(f)
References in classic literature ?
it is not as it was in the good old times," sighed the falconer.
After having undergone this sharp rebuke, the keeper of the harriers hung his head, and allowed the falconer to get two steps in advance of him nearer to D'Artagnan.
He is content," said the falconer, in a low voice, to the musketeer; "we all know that harriers are in fashion nowadays; if he were a falconer he would not talk in that way.
repeated the falconer, with an accent of bitter regret and a sigh that was the funeral oration of Fouquet.
not Mademoiselle de la Valliere," replied the falconer.
The falconer and his companions set off immediately, leaving D'Artagnan alone in the midst of the suspended sentence.
And he stooped towards his friend, the falconer, to whom he addressed the question he had put to himself.
The falconer was about to reply, when the king, perceiving D'Artagnan, "Ah, comte
Madame de Montespan complied; she took the hand the king held out to her, and he, plucking out the first feather from the heron, which the falconer had strangled, placed it in his beautiful companion's hat.
Falconer, from Cape Comorin to the Himalaya, which have been imported from America since its discovery.
It is well', the Saddhu whispered, jammed in the calling, shouting, bewildered press - a Persian greyhound between his feet and a cageful of yelling hawks under charge of a Rajput falconer in the small of his back.
Paul Falconer was taken to hospital with blood pouring from a wound to his nose.