Falco falcons

In the English language a distinction is made within the Falco genus between kestrels, hobbies, merlins and falcons. Etymologically, falcon is of unknown origin, probably from Old High German falco, from Proto-Germanic falkô (reconstructed); hobby stems from Middle English hobi or hoby, which itself stems from Old French hobet, from Latin hopētus, diminutive of harpe … Read more Falco falcons