Associations to the word «Heron»

Wiktionary

HERON, noun. A long-legged, long-necked wading bird of the family Ardeidae.

Dictionary definition

HERON, noun. Greek mathematician and inventor who devised a way to determine the area of a triangle and who described various mechanical devices (first century).
HERON, noun. Grey or white wading bird with long neck and long legs and (usually) long bill.

Wise words

It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than silence. Sooner throw a pearl at hazard than an idle or useless word; and do not say a little in many words, but a great deal in a few.
Pythagoras