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Stralenheim

(Count of). A feudal baron who hunted Werner like a partridge in order to obtain his inheritance. Ulric, Werner's son, saved him from the Oder, but subsequently murdered him. (Byron: Werner.)

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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