lark [-s, -'s] n
OE láferce; NW says may coincide with Dan. lover, to praise, sing, or cry out.
- Bird of genus Alauda which flies extremely high yet builds its nest on the ground; bird that sings a beautiful song early in the morning.
- [Fig.] Savior; Jesus Christ; atoning one; one who sacrificed his own life to make forgiveness for sins possible; he who descended below and ascended above all things.