with wings extended in a flying position
Having extended wings as if flying.
Flying, or able to fly.
Moving quickly or lightly, as though flying; nimble.
Origin: From volant, present participle of voler, from volare.
passing through the air upon wings, or as if upon wings; flying; hence, passing from place to place; current
nimble; light and quick; active; rapid
represented as flying, or having the wings spread; as, an eagle volant
Origin: [L. volans, -antis, p. pr. of volare to fly: cf. F. volant.]
Volant is a borough in Lawrence County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 168 at the 2010 census.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
vō′lant, adj. flying: nimble: (her.) represented as flying, or as in the air unsupported, or creeping.—n. Vō′lant-piece, a part of the helmet which could be removed at will.—adj. Vol′atile, evaporating very quickly: flighty: apt to change.—ns. Vol′atileness, Volatil′ity, quality of being volatile: disposition to evaporate rapidly: sprightliness: fickleness.—adj. Vol′atilisable.—ns. Volatilisā′tion, act or process of making volatile or evaporating.—v.t. Vol′atilise, to make volatile: to cause to evaporate.—n. Vol′ery, a large enclosure for birds in which they have room to fly.—adj. Vol′itant, flying.—n. Volitā′tion. [Fr.,—L. volans, antis, pr.p. of volāre, to fly.]
The numerical value of volant in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of volant in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
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