Middle English Dictionary Entry

talbot n.
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(a) As a name for a dog;—also used in political allegories [2nd & 3rd quots.]; (b) ?a representation of a dog on fabric; (c) cook. a sauce made from the blood of a hare;—usu. pl.; also, pl. a dish of hare's meat served in such a sauce [quot. a1450]; hare in ~, hares in talbotes; (d) as surname.