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Synonyms for gerfalcon

large and rare Arctic falcon having white and dark color phases

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Meehan, successful in this race with Hold Your Colour two years ago, will also have been buoyed by Gerfalcon's Salisbury maiden win in July.
The Dit is perhaps one of Machaut's less accessible works, in which the progress of the narrator's affections and emotional maturity is associated with his dealings in the manner of a falconer with four birds (sparrowhawk, alerion, eagle, and gerfalcon): with how he gains each bird, with how their natures differ, and how he successively loses all of them, until his favourite, the alerion, unexpectedly returns to him in the end.
DBS has reiterated it wants this sale to consist of "quality types", and a prime example of this is Gerfalcon, a recent Listed winner at Ripon for Brian Meehan.
GERFALCON can take the next step along the racing ladder in Ripon Champion Two-Year-Old Trophy.
Horses to follow: Attracted To You, Bartolomeu, Bridgefield, Earl Of Carrick, Flambeau, Forest Row, Fort Bastion, Forte Dei Marmi, Gerfalcon, Isabella Gem, Kanaf, Kirthill, Ladyship, Man Of Action, Markab, Mezmaar, Mon Visage, Norman Orphan, Palazzo Bianco, Pintura, Premier Loco, Red Duke, Salford Art, Sooraah, Swingland, Tinkertown, Yair Hill.
The phrase caqa'an singyor 'white gerfalcon' in [section]63, for example, elicits (with regard to "white as an auspicious color, and white animals [in general]") no fewer than twenty-three bibliographical references (p.
YORK DAY TWO PREDICTIONS: 2pm Gerfalcon, 2.30pm Shumoos, 3.05pm Pintura, 3.40pm Wonder Of Wonders, 4.15pm Field Of Miracles (NAP), 4.50pm Alazan.
Gold City 2.35 Doncaster SP forecast 7-4 Saeed Bin Suroor's colt won nicely on his first two starts over this trip at Leicester and Nottingham and he improved again when upped to Listed class last time at Ripon (6f), coming home a close second behind the potentially smart Gerfalcon. This looks a strong five-runner affair, but that form sets a good standard and, with further improvement expected on just his fourth career start, he should be difficult to beat.
Newsells' other stakes winners this year are Gerfalcon (Ripon Two-Year-Old Trophy), Gitano Hernando (Singapore Cup), Masked Marvel (Bahrain Trophy and Cocked Hat Stakes), Miss Work Of Art (Marygate Fillies' Stakes), Ocean War (Newmarket Stakes) and St Moritz (Doncaster Mile and Hambleton Handicap).
Brian Meehan's two-year-olds have been in great form, as the recent successes of Most Improved and Gerfalcon prove, and I'm interested in Shark In The Sea making his handicap bow off a perch of 70.
GERFALCON, carrying the colours of prominent jumps owner Michael Buckley, underlined his talent and potential with a blistering late run to snare the Ripon Champion Two Yrs Old Trophy, 2011 for Brian Meehan, who collected the same Listed contest two years ago with Hold Your Colour.
He'll like the ground but it will be tough to win." Brian Meehan, trainer of Gerfalcon "He progressed from his Salisbury win with a fine dead-heat third in the 20-runner DBS Sales race at York.
DBS Premier Yearling Stakes 2.00 York 6f C4/RUK Card page 64 Key stat Brian Meehan has won three of the last eight runnings and is represented by Gerfalcon What they say Charlie Hills, son of and assistant to Barry Hills, trainer of West Leake Diman, Letsgoroundagain and Red Art "West Leake Diman is a nice, scopey horse and he has done well.
Bogart, Gerfalcon and Moustache are others that appeal.