Origin of solan
Examples from the Web for solan
It pastures a few sheep, and is a great breeding-place of solan geese.
He had charge, besides, of the solan geese that roosted in the crags; and from these an extraordinary income is derived.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 11 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
The voice of him was like a solan's and dinnle'd in folks' lugs, and the words of him like coals of fire.David Balfour, Second Part|Robert Louis Stevenson
There was the relishing Solan goose, whose smell is so powerful that he is never cooked within doors.The Antiquary, Complete|Sir Walter Scott
The Solan had been driven upon the Quarr rocks, and she was a total wreck.Jan Vedder's Wife|Amelia Edith Huddleston Barr