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And cf. 'to seem the lapwing and to jest, Tongue far from heart'; Meas.Chaucer's Works, Volume 1 (of 7) -- Romaunt of the Rose; Minor Poems|Geoffrey Chaucer
A low call came from a brooding curlew, a faint sigh from a plover, and the wild rasping cry of a lapwing greeted them overhead.The Underworld|James C. Welsh
And here is a moorcock's; and this—I should know it among a thousand—it's a lapwing's.
I made him promise he'd never shoot a lapwing after that, and he didn't.
It was sometimes represented as a crane, at others as a lapwing.Scarabs|Isaac Myer