Falconry definition

fălkən-rē, fôl-, fôkən-
The sport of hunting by using trained birds of prey, especially falcons and hawks.
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Hunting of game with falcons.
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The art of training falcons for hunting.
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The art of training falcons to hunt game.
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The sport of hunting with falcons.
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Origin of falconry

  • Alteration of French fauconnerie from Old French from faucon falcon falcon

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French fauconnerie

    From Wiktionary