Meaning of peltry in English:

peltry

Pronunciation /?p?ltri/

noun

mass nounalso peltries
  • Animal pelts collectively.

    ‘The furs were also called ‘peltries’ or ‘pelts.’’
    • ‘The list of animals listed across the top of the ledger is representative of the types of peltry exchanged during this period.’

Origin

Late Middle English from Anglo-Norman French pelterie, based on Old French pel ‘skin’, from Latin pellis.