Definitions for falconer, ion keith
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word falconer, ion keith
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Falconer, Ion Keith
missionary and Arabic scholar, the third son of the Earl of Kintore; after passing through Harrow and Cambridge, his ardent temperament carried him into successful evangelistic work in London; was appointed Arabic professor at Cambridge, but his promising career was cut short near Aden while engaged in missionary work; translated the Fables of Bidpaï; a noted athlete, and champion cyclist of the world in 1878 (1856-1887).
Find a translation for the falconer, ion keith definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these falconer, ion keith definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"falconer, ion keith." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 14 Feb. 2016. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/falconer, ion keith>.