“See here, old chap! you'll be older before you are younger, and some day you will know a hawk from a handsaw, _or_ hernshaw, according to which reading of”
“This is the very place where Winnie wonst tried to save a hernshaw as wur wounded.”
“The wing of the hawk that shall fetch the hernshaw, 455”
“_To know a hawk from a hernshaw_ is an ancient proverb, sometimes corrupted into _handsaw_.”
“‘In actual application a _heronshaw_, _hernshaw_ or _hernsew_, is simply a”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘hernshaw’.
birds with singular names from
at least 9 English dictionaries
Take the bashaw in the rickshaw, or no cumshaw for you.
A list of birders' "shorthand" names, traditional nicknames, non-English names, and obsolete names for feathered creatures worldwide.
Interesting blog entry here on naming U.S. birds.
Interesting words and usages from Smollett's 1749 translation of Lesage's L'Histoire de Gil Blas de Santillane
Looking for tweets for hernshaw.