Bird related vocabulary 

Bevy of swans, 

Brood of hens, 

Building of rooks

Cast of hawks, 

Charm of finches, 

Clutch of eggs, 

Clutter of starlings, 

Company of parrots, 

Congregation of plovers, 

Convocation of eagles, 

Cover of coots, 

Covey of partridges

Death row of turkeys, 

Deceit of lapwings, 

Descent of woodpeckers, 

Dissimulation of birds, 

Dropping of pigeons, 

Drumming of grouse, 

Dule of doves, 

Durante of toucans

Exaltation of larks,

 Extinction of dodobirds

Fall of woodcock, 

Flight of goshawks

 Gaggle of geese, 

Gatling of woodpeckers, 

Glister of goldfinches, 

Gulp of comorants

 Herd of cranes, 

Herd of curlews, 

Herd of wrens, 

Host of sparrows

 Improbability of puffins

Jubilee of eagles


 Lease of merlins

 Murder of crows, 

Murmuration of starlings, 

Mustering of storks, 

Mutation of thrushes

 Nye of pheasants

 Ostentation of peacocks

 Paddling of ducks in water, 

Parade of penguins, 

Parliament of owls, 

Party of jays, 

Peep of chickens, 

Prattle of parrots


 Radiance of cardinals,

 Rafter of turkeys

 Shimmer of hummingbirds, 

Siege of bitterns,

 Siege of herons, 

Skein of geese in flight, 

Sorde of mallards, 

Squabble of gulls, 

Stand of flamingos, 

Swoop of swallows

 Team of ducks in flight,

 Tidings of magpies,

 Time-step of sandpipers, 

True love of turtledoves

 Unkindness of ravens


 Wake of vultures, 

Walk of snipes, 

Watch of nightingales, 

Watchers of seabirds, 

Wedge of swans, 

Wobble of ostriches


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