Fandom

Kencyr Wiki

Direhound

777pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share
Teeth and eyes gleamed up at her. While not up to a Molocar's weight or strength, these hounds were killers. She had seen them practice on the weaker of their own kind: their mothers first taught them to eat meat by ripping apart the runt of each litter and feeding the bloody scraps to its stronger siblings.
Jame's narration, To Ride a Rathorn,
"Chapter VIII: A Forgotten Name", I

A direhound is a large hunting dog kept by the Kencyr. They're sighthounds, used to run down prey.[1]

A direhound is smaller than a Molocar but larger and fiercer than a lymer. In To Ride a Rathorn, there is reference to Rawneth wearing a dress based on a direhound's pattern: They have white bodies flecked with silver, and black legs, tails and heads.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Honor's Paradox, "Lexicon" — "direhounds—gaze-hounds used to run down prey"
  2. To Ride a Rathorn, "Chapter XXII: Casting the Stones", V — "The lower third of her full skirt, her arms, and her mask were black, her bodice white, tight laced with silver—the markings of an elegant direhound."
hunting dogs kept by Kencyr
Molocar Direhound Lymer

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.