lanner

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noun lan·ner \ˈla-nər\

Definition of lanner

  1. :  a falcon (Falco biarmicus) of southern Europe, southwestern Asia, and Africa; specifically :  a female lanner

Origin and Etymology of lanner

Middle English laner, from Anglo-French laner, lanier


First Known Use: 14th century

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