Origin of falconry
Examples from the Web for falconry
Birds were much in vogue at that time, and he often amused himself with falconry.The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete|Duc de Saint-Simon
In falconry we call it 'noble' because it rises over the quarry, and wheeling, drops upon it from above.The King in Yellow|Robert W. Chambers
In none of the sports of the field have the fair sex partaken so much as in falconry.
As the place was outside the walls, it may be a good hawking ground and not a falconry.The Bbur-nma in English|Babur, Emperor of Hindustan
He was ardently fond of the chase, particularly of the knightly sport of falconry.The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume I.(of III) 1555-66|John Lothrop Motley
1570s, from French fauconnerie, from faucon (see falcon).