What does talon mean?

Definitions for talonˈtæl ən

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word talon.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. talon(noun)

    a sharp hooked claw especially on a bird of prey


  1. talon(Noun)

    A sharp, hooked claw of a bird of prey or other predatory animal.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Talon(noun)

    the claw of a predaceous bird or animal, especially the claw of a bird of prey

  2. Talon(noun)

    one of certain small prominences on the hind part of the face of an elephant's tooth

  3. Talon(noun)

    a kind of molding, concave at the bottom and convex at the top; -- usually called an ogee

  4. Talon(noun)

    the shoulder of the bolt of a lock on which the key acts to shoot the bolt


  1. Talon

    Talon is a 135-foot steel inverted roller coaster at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom in South Whitehall Township, Pennsylvania. It features 4 inversions and close to the ground encounters. Talon was known to be one of the longest inverted roller coaster in the Northeast when it opened in 2001. Also, unlike many roller coasters, Talon's track is filled with sand to reduce the noise made by the trains.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Talon

    tal′on, n. the claw of a bird of prey.—adj. Tal′oned. [Fr. talon, through Low L., from L. talus, the heel.]

Anagrams for talon »

  1. laton

  2. Alton

  3. tonal


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of talon in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of talon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Michael Fletcher:

    I had a branch to jam in the trap, and opened it just enough to get the talon out.

Images & Illustrations of talon

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