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Princeton's WordNet

  1. perchernoun

    a person situated on a perch

  2. Insessores, order Insessores, perching bird, perchernoun

    a bird with feet adapted for perching (as on tree branches); this order is now generally abandoned by taxonomists


  1. percher

    A percher is typically referred to as a bird or individual that spends a majority of their time sitting or standing in elevated, often exposed areas such as branches, rooftops or ledges. The term "percher" is often used in ornithology (the study of birds) to denote species that have this particular behavior. In the context of fashion, a percher can also refer to a style of hat that is designed to perch on the head rather than fitting fully.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Percherverb

    one who, or that which, perches

  2. Percherverb

    one of the Insessores

  3. Percherverb

    a Paris candle anciently used in England; also, a large wax candle formerly set upon the altar

  4. Etymology: [From Perch, v. i.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of percher in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of percher in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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