Heronshaw
Heronshaw Her"on*shaw, n. [OF. heroncel, dim. of h['e]ron. See {Heron}.] (Zo["o]l.) A heron. [Written variously {hernshaw}, {harnsey}, etc.] [1913 Webster]

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  • heronshaw — noun a young grey heron …   Wiktionary

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  • harnsey — Heronshaw Her on*shaw, n. [OF. heroncel, dim. of h[ e]ron. See {Heron}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A heron. [Written variously {hernshaw}, {harnsey}, etc.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hernshaw — Heronshaw Her on*shaw, n. [OF. heroncel, dim. of h[ e]ron. See {Heron}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A heron. [Written variously {hernshaw}, {harnsey}, etc.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hernshaw — Hern shaw, n. Heronshaw. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Heronsew — Her on*sew, n. A heronshaw. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Thomas William Herringshaw — (born January 27, 1858, Lincolnshire, England) was an American journalist, publisher, genealogist and biographical author, best known for editing and publishing biographical reference works. Herringshaw, Thomas William , Herringshaw s national… …   Wikipedia

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