from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The kestrel; -- called also standgale, standgall, stanchel, stand hawk, stannel hawk, steingale, stonegall.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See staniel.
  • n. See staniel.


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  • (n): another common name for the wind-hover, or european kestrel, a small falcon.

    January 9, 2009