- a mythical fiery dragon.
Origin of firedrake
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Examples from the Web for firedrake
Therefore to send me after the Firedrake were both dangerous and unnecessary.
Now, the Firedrake is a beast, or bird, about the bigness of an elephant.
Will you go back to your hole and swear, on your honour as a Firedrake, to listen quietly?
The prince just took time to shout, “The Firedrake is going to pay you a visit!”
He declined to say exactly where or how he killed the Firedrake.
- myth a fire-breathing dragon
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