Warhawk

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Warhawks, also known as Great Hawks, are a race of large, intelligent hawks that are occasionally used as mounts by members of the Swifthawk Agents.[1a][1b]

Biology

Warhawks are incredibly large, capable of carrying their riders into battle or across great distances to deliver missives and letters.[1a]

Ecology

The relationship between the Warhawks and their Aelven riders is one of mutual kinship.[1a]

Culture

Warhawks communicate with their Aelven riders using a language known as the Lost Language of the Shy-gwythiar.[1a]

Wargear

Warhawks are outfitted with specialized saddles, which have slots to hold messages, metal wing guards, and diadems.[1a]

Known Warhawks

Trivia

  • The Shy-gwythiar, more commonly known as Warhawks, were a race of sapient hawks who lived upon the World-That-Was before its destruction. This species may be descended from them.

Sources

Sapient Races of the Mortal Realms
Mortals Humanoids CreeperFimirFomoroidGoroaGrazHalfling (Rockwrist) • HumanMerkavethOgor (Rock OgorYhetee) • Skaven (Rat Ogor) • SankritSloggothTelantr
Aelf Aelf of the HollowsCity AelfGrey AelfIdoneth (CythaiNamarti) • KurnothiLuminethScáthborn
Duardin FyreslayerRoot-KingShadow DuardinValay
Gargantkind Dust-GargantGhurish GargantMason-GargantMega-GargantMere-GargantMoss GargantSky-TitanStorm GargantUlguan Gargant
Gor-kin Bullgor (CygorGhorgon) • CentigorGor (PestigorSlaangorTzaangor) • Ungor
Greenskins Grot (Bog-GrotCrabspiderGnoblarScuttling) • HobgrotOrruk (Black OrrukGorrukJunkarMorrukSavage Orruk) • Snotling
Seraphon Chameleon SkinkKroxigorSaurusSkinkSlann
Troggoth BileDankholdFellwaterIceMirebruteRockgutSourbreathSulphurbreath
Beasts AetarCatMagmadrothOchtarSphiranxPhoenixStar-EagleVulcanaurWarhawk
Dragonkind DraconithDracothFire-WyrmStardrakeStar-Wyrm
Centauroids Ba'halDragon Ogor (Shaggoth) • DrogrukhZoat
Spirits
Elemental Aelementor (Cloud-SpiritSpirit of the MountainSpirit of the Wind) • DjinnFlamegheistLiving LandShadow DaemonSpite
Sylvaneth BranchlingForest FolkNaereidNoble SpiritsFree SpiritsOutcasts
Undead LicheMalignantMordantReanimant (Morghast) • WightVampireZombie
Daemons Daemon PrinceFamiliarFuryKhornate (BloodletterBloodthirster) • Nurglite (Great Unclean OneNurglingPlaguebearer) • Slaaneshi (DaemonetteKeeper of Secrets) • Soul GrinderTzeentchian (Gaunt SummonerHorror of TzeentchLord of Change) • Verminlord
Automata Cog-People of Odsin
Other AbholonGholemkindHomonculusJotunbergKelpdarMerwynnNaiadSilent PeopleVolc-giantWandering Mountains