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merlin

noun mer·lin \ˈmər-lən\

Definition of MERLIN

:  a small compact falcon (Falco columbarius) of the northern hemisphere having a broad dark terminal band on the tail and upperparts that are slate blue in males and brown in females

Origin of MERLIN

Middle English merlioun, from Anglo-French merilun, alteration of esmerilun, augmentative of Old French esmeril, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German smiril merlin
First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with MERLIN

Merlin

noun Mer·lin \ˈmər-lən\

Definition of MERLIN

:  a prophet and magician in Arthurian legend

Origin of MERLIN

Medieval Latin Merlinus, from Middle Welsh Myrddin
First Known Use: 13th century

Rhymes with MERLIN

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