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Meaning of "talon" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD TALON

From Old French: heel, from Latin tālus heel.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF TALON

talon  [ˈtælən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TALON

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Talon is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES TALON MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Talon

A talon is a sharp claw of an animal, especially a bird of prey, such as a buzzard, eagle, falcon, hawk, or owl. It may also refer to...

Definition of talon in the English dictionary

The first definition of talon in the dictionary is a sharply hooked claw, esp of a bird of prey. Other definition of talon is anything resembling a bird's claw. Talon is also the part of a lock that the key presses on when it is turned.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TALON


Alan
ˈælən
Allen
ˈælən
Babylon
ˈbæbɪlən
ballan
ˈbælən
balun
ˈbælən
callan
ˈkælən
colon
ˈkəʊlən
Dylan
ˈdɪlən
fallen
ˈfɔːlən
gallon
ˈɡælən
Lallan
ˈlælən
melon
ˈmɛlən
Nolan
ˈnəʊlən
pantalon
pænˈtælən
shallon
ˈʃælən
stolen
ˈstəʊlən
swollen
ˈswəʊlən
Venezuelan
ˌvɛnɪˈzweɪlən
villain
ˈvɪlən
Westfalen
vɛstˈfaːlən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TALON

tally-ho´d
tally-woman
tallyman
tallymen
tallyshop
talma
Talmud
Talmudic
Talmudical
Talmudism
Talmudist
taloned
talooka
Talos
talpa
taluk
taluka
talukdar
talus
talweg

WORDS THAT END LIKE TALON

Avalon
beauty salon
Chalon
diencephalon
Dralon
encephalon
etalon
gonfalon
hair salon
hairdresser´s salon
hairdressing salon
halon
mesencephalon
metencephalon
myelencephalon
prosencephalon
rhombencephalon
salon
sialon
telencephalon

Synonyms and antonyms of talon in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «talon» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TALON

Find out the translation of talon to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of talon from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «talon» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

talon
570 millions of speakers

English

talon
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

नाखून
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تالون
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

коготь
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Talon
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নখর
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

talon
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Talon
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

kralle
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

탈론
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Talon
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

móng của sư tử
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

டாலோன்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

प्रतिभा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

pençe
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

artiglio
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

talon
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кіготь
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

talon
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

talon
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

stok
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

talon
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

talon
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of talon

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TALON»

The term «talon» is very widely used and occupies the 15.470 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TALON» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «talon» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «talon» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about talon

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TALON»

Discover the use of talon in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to talon and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Talon of the Silver Hawk (Conclave of Shadows, Book 1)
The whole of the magnificent Riftwar Cycle by bestselling author Raymond E. Feist, master of magic and adventure, now available in ebook Among the Orosini tribe, the traditional manhood ritual begins three days before the Midsummer’s ...
Raymond E. Feist, 2012
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Knight Assassin: The Second Book of Talon
Continues the story of Talon, who is reunited with his family in France, just prior to the Third Crusade.
James Boschert, 2010
3
Milo Talon
But most of all, Milo had a few things to learn about himself. And he would have to work fast, because one mistake could cost him his life.… From the Paperback edition.
Louis L'Amour, 2004
4
Talon
These are the historical ancestors of Al Qaeda in far away Persia, ruled by the Master, the temporal and spiritual leader of the sect.
James Boschert, 2005
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Introduction to Classical Integrable Systems
This book provides a thorough introduction to the theory of classical integrable systems, discussing the various approaches to the subject and explaining their interrelations.
Olivier Babelon, Denis Bernard, Michel Talon, 2003
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Talon of the Hawk
"Talon of the Hawk" by Arthur Perez holds in one of the greatest stories of our Native American Indian bravery.There is nothing like this Great Western.
Arthur Perez, 2005
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Talon, Come Fly with Me
She named the condors Tamo and Tima and a strong bond and love developed between them. The adventure of this book begins two years later, as Matica helplessly witnessed poachers stealing the condors' egg from their nest.
Gigi Sedlmayer, 2009
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The Silver Talon: Chronicles of the RenáSu Guild: Book I
Arius is the apprentice of a merchant.
A. J. Cunder, 2010
9
Talon Force: Sky Fire
A group of fanatical former East Coast block aerospace scientists launch a laser-armed satellite into orbit but Major Travis Barrett of TALON Force will try to bring it crashing down. Original.
Cliff Garnett, Patrick Andrews, 2000
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Betwixt: The Mystery of Talon Mountain
The one thing they all have in common is that they are Betwixt and must choose a path to pursue. New author Brenda C. Watson delivers an exciting tale full of excitement, heartbreak, and enchantment.
Brenda C. Watson, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TALON»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term talon is used in the context of the following news items.
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US Army fires TALON Laser Guided Rockets from Apache helicopters
"TALON remains the lowest cost and most flexible guided rocket option for the warfighter," said Darryl Kreitman, Raytheon's TALON Laser Guided Rocket ... «PR Newswire, Jun 15»
2
Starbucks near Jean-Talon market vandalized on opening day
A controversial new Starbucks near Jean-Talon Market has been vandalized, its glass doors and ... Petition to block Starbucks at Jean-Talon Market gains steam. «CBC.ca, Apr 15»
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Best Shots Advance Review: BATMAN VS. ROBIN Animated Movie …
After a commanding entrance in Scott Snyder and Greg Capullo's Batman run, the Court of Owls and Talon are making their animated debut on April 14 as part ... «Newsarama, Apr 15»
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Talon Metals announces unsecured loan provided by Kennecott …
Talon is a TSX-listed company focused on the exploration and development of the Tamarack Nickel-Copper-PGE Project in Minnesota, USA (which comprises ... «PR Newswire, Mar 15»
5
Talon Storage Updates MobileFAST File Sharing Application
Talon, announced the latest version of its MobileFAST file sharing application. ... Mullen, senior vice president of sales and marketing for Talon, told eWEEK. «eWeek, Mar 15»
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Jean-Talon Street grocery store, mosque catch fire
A stretch of Jean-Talon Street is closed between Acadie Boulevard and Querbes Avenue due to a fire in a two-story building. The fire broke out at 690 ... «CBC.ca, Mar 15»
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Petition to block Starbucks at Jean-Talon Market gains steam
"A world of flavour is about to move to Montreal," reads the window of a storefront at the corner of Casgrain Avenue and Jean-Talon Street. "Starbucks Coffee ... «CBC.ca, Mar 15»
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IDEX 2015: Raytheon partners with Nimr on Talon
Raytheon's Talon guidance kit for 70 mm rockets appears to have been given a new lease of life through a collaboration with the Emirati company that produces ... «IHS Jane's 360, Feb 15»
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Talon Metals update: Drilling at Tamarack intercepts 15.94 meters of …
ROAD TOWN, Tortola, British Virgin Islands, Dec. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Talon Metals Corp. ("Talon" or the "Company") (TSX:TLO) is pleased to provide an ... «PR Newswire, Dec 14»
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Talon Metals Announces Closing of $4.4 Million Bought Deal Private …
Talon Metals Corp. ("Talon" or the "Company") (TSX:TLO) is pleased to announce the closing of its previously announced bought deal private placement offering ... «Marketwired, Nov 14»

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