How Do You Spell TALON?

The word "talon" spells out as /ˈtælən/ in IPA phonetic transcription. It is derived from the Old French word "talun" meaning heel or ankle bone. The spelling of this word follows English's pattern of inserting a silent letter "o" between two consonants (in this case 'l' and 'n') to indicate the short pronunciation of the preceding vowel 'a'. The word "talon" refers to a bird's sharp claw, typically found on the feet of predatory and carnivorous species like eagles and hawks.

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Plural form of TALON is TALONS

28 words made out of letters TALON

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