- Medieval (culture)
- Flying (attribute)
- Heraldic (attribute)
- Friendly (behaviour)
A creature that features on the coat of arms of medieval Europe. It is a small eagle without a beak. It is similar to the Allerion which is also a beakless eagle but larger in size.
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