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Falcon Peregrine or Pelʹerin

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La seconde lignie est faucons que hom apele “pelerins,” par ce que nus ne trouve son ni; ains est pris autresi come en pelerinage, et est mult legiers a norrir, et mult cortis, et vaillans, et de bone maniere. (Tresor de Brunst Latin: Des Faucons.)

“A faukoun peregryn than semëd sche

Of fremdë [foreign] land.”


Chaucer: Canterbury Tales (10,742).

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Faith
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Falcon Gentle (A)
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Fall Foul
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