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Origin of equestrian
Examples from the Web for equestrian
The name of his equestrian club and residential land development derives from the Otomí native people of central Mexico.
We sat down in the sunshine on the bench at the foot of the equestrian statue of General Sheridan.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Think scarves with over-printed icons, painted flower-and-leaf prints, and equestrian blankets.Art Takes the Runway at Burberry Prorsum Fall/Winter 2014 London Fashion Week|Liza Foreman|February 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Supermodel Edie Campbell offers an intimate look into her off-the-runway life as an equestrian.
Princess Beatrice of York and her boyfriend Dave Clark attend today's Olympic equestrian events.
Oppius was a man of equestrian rank, a supporter and agent of Csar at Rome.A History of Roman Literature|Harold North Fowler
I shall be more interested in hearing you tell that, than if you told me all about the finest gymnastic or equestrian exhibition.'Aristotle and Ancient Educational Ideals|Thomas Davidson
The equestrian figure is upwards of fourteen feet high, and weighs about eight tons.The Cruise of the Elena|J. Ewing Ritchie
Egypt was ruled by a governor, who was always taken from the equestrian order.A Smaller History of Rome|William Smith and Eugene Lawrence
About three millions more are now demanded for the completion, including an equestrian statue.
Word Origin for equestrian
1650s, formed in English from Latin equester (genitive equestris) "of a horseman," from eques "horseman, knight," from equus "horse" (see equine). As a noun, "one who rides on horseback," from 1791. The pseudo-French fem. equestrienne is attested from 1848.