falconer

noun
fal·​con·​er | \ ˈfal-kə-nər How to pronounce falconer (audio) , ˈfȯl- also ˈfȯ-kə- \

Definition of falconer

: a person who breeds, trains, or hunts with hawks

Examples of falconer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Getting a license requires a two-year apprenticeship with a master falconer. Popular Science, "A day in the life of an eagle wrangler," 6 Sep. 2020 Getting a license requires a two-year apprenticeship with a master falconer. Popular Science, "A day in the life of an eagle wrangler," 6 Sep. 2020 Getting a license requires a two-year apprenticeship with a master falconer. Popular Science, "A day in the life of an eagle wrangler," 6 Sep. 2020 Getting a license requires a two-year apprenticeship with a master falconer. Popular Science, "A day in the life of an eagle wrangler," 6 Sep. 2020 Getting a license requires a two-year apprenticeship with a master falconer. Popular Science, "A day in the life of an eagle wrangler," 6 Sep. 2020 Getting a license requires a two-year apprenticeship with a master falconer. Popular Science, "A day in the life of an eagle wrangler," 6 Sep. 2020 Getting a license requires a two-year apprenticeship with a master falconer. Popular Science, "A day in the life of an eagle wrangler," 6 Sep. 2020 Getting a license requires a two-year apprenticeship with a master falconer. Popular Science, "A day in the life of an eagle wrangler," 6 Sep. 2020

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First Known Use of falconer

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Falconer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/falconer. Accessed 9 Mar. 2021.

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falconer

noun

English Language Learners Definition of falconer

: a person who hunts with hawks or trains hawks for hunting

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