a falcon (Falco biarmicus) of the Mediterranean region, specif. the female used in falconry
Origin of lannerMiddle English lanere from Middle French lanier from Vulgar Latin an unverified form lanarius, type of falcon from Classical Latin laniarius: see laniary
A lanner falcon, especially a female of the species.
Origin of lannerMiddle English laner from Old French lanier woolweaver, coward from Latin lānārius woolworker from lāna wool
- the Lanner Falcon, Falco biarmicus