heiron

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Low Frankish *haigro (heron), from Proto-Germanic *haigrô, *hraigrô (heron), from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kreik-, *(s)kreig- (a type of bird). Cognate with Old High German heigaro (heron), Old English hrāgra (heron), Old Norse hegri (heron), Welsh cregyr (heron).

Noun[edit]

heiron m (oblique plural heirons, nominative singular heirons, nominative plural heiron)

  1. heron (animal)

Descendants[edit]