Friday, May 20, 2016

Fact of the Day: King of Birds

Eagles were often on many heraldry of royal and noble families similar to lions. Like how lions were seen as "King of Beasts", eagles were often considered "King of birds". 

6 comments:

Huggybear said...

The Eagle symbol is used by many countries on their flags.
B J Hunnicut aka Colin

Margaret D said...

And a beautiful bird the eagle is.

Christine said...

Beautiful!

Pat Hatt said...

They sure are quite the bird indeed, so no wonder why they took seed

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Rulers always like to be associated with fierce predators.

Martha said...

Interesting fact!