16 Collective Noun for Birds

16 Collective Noun for Birds




  • Doves: Bevy, cote, flight, dule
  • Chickens: a peep of chickens
  • Choughs: a clattering of choughs
  • Larks: a bevy of larks
  • Owls: a parliament of owls
  • Geese: Skein, wedge, gaggle, plump
  • Godwits: Omniscience, prayer, pantheon
  • Grosbeaks: Gross
  • Gulls: Colony, squabble, flotilla
  • Loons: Asylum, cry, water dance
  • Magpies: Tiding
  • Mallards: Sord, flush
  • Partridges: Covey
  • Storks: Mustering
  • Robins: a breast of robins
  • Roadrunners: Race, marathon



  • Birds of Prey: Cast
  • Bobolinks: Chain
  • Buzzards: Wake
  • Cardinals: College, conclave
  • Catbirds: Mewing
  • Chickadees: Banditry
  • Dotterel: a trip of dotterel
  • Doves: a bevy of doves
  • Magpies: a tidings of magpies
  • Herons: Siege, sedge, scattering
  • Hoatzins: Herd
  • Hummingbirds: Charm, glittering
  • Jays: Band, party, scold, cast
  • Kingbirds: Coronation, court
  • Kingfishers: Concentration, relm
  • Knots: Cluster