Pronunciation: ( jes), [key] Falconry.
a short strap fastened around the leg of a hawk and attached to the leash.
to put jesses on (a hawk).
Pronunciation: ( jes), [key]
a male or female given name, form of Jesse, Jessie, or Jessica.
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