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Alteration of French fauconnerie from Old French from faucon falcon falcon
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From French fauconnerie
It is clear from the frequent references to dogs and hawks in the charters that hunting and falconry were keenly pursued by the kings and their retinues.
There has been liaison with LPO, the Birdlife International partner in France, concerning impact of Arab falconry on Sakers and bustard species.
The Harris Hawk is native of South America, and was not used in medieval falconry, but is an impressive bird.
Plus donÃ¢t miss our special African themed falconry display in the falconry display in the falconry arena at 2.00pm.
Falconry terms were at one time only in the language of the nobility who actively pursued the medieval art.
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