The Redkite Name

the redkite name


Redkite red-kīt

noun

1. The flamme rouge hangs one kilometer from the end of a cycling race, guiding riders to the finish line.

2. An elegant, high-soaring bird of prey (Milvus milvus) of the family Accipitridae, known for its agility, and found, among other places, in the highlands of Scotland.