faucon

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French faulcon, from Old French falcun ‎(falcon), from Late Latin falconem, accusative form of Late Latin falcō ‎(falcon), from Frankish *falko ‎(falcon, hawk), from Proto-Germanic *falkô ‎(falcon), from from Proto-Indo-European *pol̑- ‎(pale), from *pel- ‎(fallow). Cognate with Old English fealca, fealcen ‎(falcon). More at falcon.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

faucon m ‎(plural faucons)

  1. falcon

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Late Latin falcō, falcōnem.

Noun[edit]

faucon m ‎(oblique plural faucons, nominative singular faucons, nominative plural faucon)

  1. falcon (animal)
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See fauchon.

Noun[edit]

faucon m ‎(oblique plural faucons, nominative singular faucons, nominative plural faucon)

  1. Alternative form of fauchon