Omens - Birds
all the death omens, those relating to birds seem to be the most
The most common bird death omens:
A bird flying in through an open window.
A bird flying down the chimney.
A bird tapping on a window.
A bird hovering above a house
A-Z of birds and their death omens:
A bittern flying overhead.
The persistent crowing of a cock.
A cock crowing late at night.
Hearing a crow caw three times or seeing one flying about a house.
A crow fluttering around a window.
A crow settling in a churchyard.
Hearing the cuckoos call coming from the north or while looking
at the ground, or after August.
A cuckoo perching on a rotten branch.
A cuckoo flying directly overhead.
A dove flying near the window of a sickroom.
An eagle screeching.
A goose flying around the house.
Hens grubbing at midday.
Hens laying eggs which double yolks.
A jackdaw coming down the chimney.
A lark averting its gaze from a sick person.
A magpie flying around the house croaking.
A magpie flying before you on the way to touch.
A flock of magpies flying past a house.
An owl flapping against a window.
An owl perching on a house.
An owl screeching.
A lone white pigeon on a roof.
A wild pigeon becoming tame.
A pigeon flying into the house or settling on a kitchen table.
Hearing a golden plover.
A raven croaking between ten oclock and midnight.
A raven croaking over a house.
A robin singing in a church.
A robin flying through an open window.
A robin tapping on a window.
Seeing three gulls flying together.
A gull flapping its wings at you.
A sparrow flying into the house.
A swallow alighting on you.
Meeting a vulture.
Seeing a whippoorwill.