Significado de tercel en en Inglés

tercel

(also tiercel)

Pronunciación /ˈtəːs(ə)l/

nombre

Falconry
  • The male of a hawk, especially a peregrine or a goshawk.

    Compare with falcon

Origen

Middle English from Old French, based on Latin tertius ‘third’, perhaps from the belief that the third egg of a clutch produced a male.