Talon

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A talon is a sharp claw of an animal, especially a bird of prey, such as a buzzard, eagle, falcon, hawk, or owl. It may also refer to:

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Fictional characters[edit]

  • Talon (DC Comics), a DC Comics character
  • Talon (Marvel Comics), a Marvel Comics superhero from the Guardians of the Galaxy future
  • Talon (Static Shock), a character in the Static Shock animated series
  • Talon (Transformers), a member of the Decepticon Action Masters
  • Talon, a character in The Legend of Zelda series
  • Talon Karrde, a character in the Star Wars universe
  • Talons, assassins trained by the Court of Owls
  • Achille Talon, comic book series and character
  • Darth Talon, another character in the Star Wars universe
  • Talon, a DC Comics series starring superhero Calvin Rose
  • Talon of the Silver Hawk, also known as Talwin Hawkins, a character featured in Raymond E. Feist's Conclave of Shadows trilogy
  • Talon, a character in the Dark-Hunter series, by Sherrilyn Kenyon
  • Talon, the Blade's Shadow, a playable champion character in the action real-time strategy video game League of Legends
  • Talon, the codename of X-23, a Marvel Comics character
  • Talon, a character from the Prey video game
  • Talon, a character from the video game Primal Rage
  • Talon, a family character name in the Louis Lamour series The Sacketts
  • Talon, a dog in the Disney film Snow Buddies
  • Talon, a character/champion in-game [League Of Legends]

Fictional vehicles[edit]

  • Talon light fighter, a fictional starfighter in Wing Commander
  • F/A-37 Talon, a fictional advanced fighter aircraft in the 2005 film Stealth

Music[edit]

  • Talon, a French term used to refer to the heel or frog of the bow (music) of a string instrument
  • "Talons", a song on the album Intimacy by Bloc Party
  • "In Our Talons", a song on the album Hymns for a Dark Horse by Bowerbirds

Sports[edit]

  • San Antonio Talons, San Antonio, Texas's arena football team, formerly the Tulsa Talons.
  • Talon, the mascot of the Major League Soccer team D.C. United

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In other uses[edit]

  • TALON (database), a database maintained by the US Air Force
  • Ogee, a shape used in woodworking
  • The symbol of the 3rd Battalion of the 82nd Aviation Regiment, Combat Aviation Brigade of the 82nd Airborne Division (United States)

See also[edit]

  • Tallinn, the capital city of Estonia