from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A fox.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. a name in European folklore for the red fox.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An appelation applied after the manner of a proper name to the fox. Same as renard.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A name of the fox in fable and poetry, in which the fox figures as cunning personified.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a conventional name for a fox used in tales following usage in the old epic `Reynard the Fox'
I thought "Maugrim" was from Reynard, too, but the wolf in Reynard is Isengrim.
A quaint and interesting cycle of animal stories was formed in the Middle Ages with the fox, called Reynard, as the hero or central character.
I was in a cave yet higher, called Reynard's Kitchen.
Near it is a smaller cavity, called Reynard's Kitchen.
A judge called Reynard's suit "junk science" and threw it out, but the brouhaha forced the cell phone industry to commit $25 million for safety studies.
The new report also discusses a program called Reynard, which it describes as "a seedling effort."
H.B. M. screw propeller "Reynard," immediately got up steam, thirty men and officers from our ship were transferred to the little American steamer "Spark," and both vessels started in hot pursuit.
The method of giving individual names to the animals such as Reynard, Bruin, and Tibert, was current among the Folk before a literary form was given to
Goethe took the story of "Reynard" for the subject of a great poem; and the famous painter Kaulbach has recently illustrated Goethe's version with perhaps the finest series of pictures with which a book was ever adorned.
But "Reynard" and "Boreas" were now about to join forces in one of the strangest coalitions ever known in the history of politics.