How to use Peregrine in a sentence
His name was Peregrine White.
On the 19th of June, on the resignation of Lord Clifford, he was appointed lord treasurer and made Baron Osborne of Kiveton and Viscount Latimer in the peerage of England, while on the 27th of June 1674 he was created earl of Danby, when he surrendered his Scottish peerage of Osborne to his second son Peregrine Osborne.
In 1820 he was appointed by Sir Peregrine Maitland a member of the legislative council in order that the governor might have a confidential medium through whom to make communication to the council.
In the Civil War of the 17th century, Lindsey for the most part declared for the king, and the Royalist cause was warmly supported by the earl of Lindsey, Viscount Newark, Sir Peregrine Bertie and the families of Dymoke, Heneage and Thorold.
The avifauna includes the federally endangered southern bald eagle Haliaeetus leucocephalus and peregrine falcon Falco peregrinus which successfully breeds here.Advertisement
The Peregrine Voyager is a modern, ice strengthened vessel that is very comfortable and ideally suited for polar exploration.
The fastest creature on earth is thought to be the peregrine falcon can reach speeds of over 150 mph in a dive.
Other birds of prey include peregrine, goshawk, merlin and barn owl.
Overhead there will be a constant procession of Eurasian griffons, and other raptors could include Honey Buzzard, Hobby or Peregrine Falcon.
The crags and moorland are suitable nesting and feeding areas for a variety of birds, including the peregrine, merlin and red grouse.Advertisement
Notable species include peregrine falcon, red and black grouse, red deer and feral goats.
You may be fortunate enough to hear or even see a peregrine falcon along the route.
However, the highlight of the day was undoubtedly watching a peregrine falcon on the wing with some food in its mouth.
It may simply be a glimpse of raven or peregrine, feral goat or a glowing mass of purple saxifrage.
If you are really sharp-eyed you may pick up the strong purposeful flight of a peregrine, or glimpse a merlin dashing by.Advertisement
The duke's only survi ing son, Peregrine (1659-1729), who became znd duke of Leeds on his father's death, had been a member of the House of Lords as Baron Osborne since 1690, but he is better known as a naval officer; in this service he attained the rank of a vice-admiral.
I am very sorry that poor little Peregrine is dead now.
Virginia converts to Catholicism and finds it a lightening, revivifying process; she also makes a good friend in Guy's uncle Peregrine.
It is similar in size to the rare Peregrine falcon.
I did see the rock in Plymouth and a little ship like the Mayflower and the cradle that dear little Peregrine slept in and many old things that came in the Mayflower.Advertisement
Peregrine - Developed in England in 1906, it has an almost fuzzless skin.
He died on the 25th of June 1729, when his son Peregrine Hyde (1691-1731) became 3rd duke.