Jugger

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Jugger (Zoöl) An East Indian falcon. See Lugger.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n jugger The common falcon of India, Falco jugger, which is trained to fly at large game. It belongs to the group of noble falcons, like the peregrine. Its nearest relatives are the lanner, Falco saker, of Europe, Asia, and Africa, and F. polyagrus, the American lanner, a common falcon on the prairies of the Western States. Also juggur, and lugger or luggur falcon.
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Usage

In literature:

The month of June is devoted to the bath of Jugger-naut, who was one of the incarnations of Vischnu.
"Ten Great Religions" by James Freeman Clarke
Moreover, as has already been discreetly hinted, there was a certain and very particular kala jugger.
"Men, Women and Guns" by H. C. (Herman Cyril) McNeile
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