falcun

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Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

falcun m (oblique plural falcuns, nominative singular falcuns, nominative plural falcun)

  1. (Anglo-Norman) Alternative form of faucon (falcon)
    • circa 1150, Turoldus, La Chanson de Roland:
      Plus est isnels que nen est uns falcuns.
      [He] is faster than a falcon

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin falcō, falcōnem.

Noun[edit]

falcun m (plural falcuns)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Puter, Vallader) falcon
  2. (Sursilvan) kestrel

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