Origin of equine
OTHER WORDS FROM equinee·quine·ly, adverbe·quin·i·ty [ee-kwin-i-tee], /iˈkwɪn ɪ ti/, nounun·e·quine, adjective
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How to use equine in a sentence
However, in some striking historical folk accounts, Yarilo was also venerated with equine characteristics – sometimes as a young warrior riding atop a healthy horse and sometimes as an entity that could shapeshift.
The animals, whose physical features didn’t match any known equine species, appear to be “kungas” — horselike animals seen in artwork and referenced in clay tablets predating horses by centuries.Part donkey, part wild ass, the kunga is the oldest known hybrid bred by humans|Jake Buehler|January 14, 2022|Science News
Ethel Mars, the widow of candymaker Frank Mars, was singled out for equine tax avoidance.The Great Inheritors: How Three Families Shielded Their Fortunes From Taxes for Generations|by Patricia Callahan, James Bandler, Justin Elliott, Doris Burke and Jeff Ernsthausen|December 15, 2021|ProPublica
Orlando and colleagues analyzed ancient DNA from 273 horse bone specimens from across the continents, spanning 50,000 years of human and equine history.Scientists found modern domestic horses’ homeland in southwestern Russia|Jonathan Lambert|October 20, 2021|Science News
Another hollow equine appears to be galloping in right behind the Bieber-shaped one as season two begins.‘The Other Two’ Roasted Justin Bieber and Became TV’s Funniest Millennial Comedy|Kevin Fallon|August 25, 2021|The Daily Beast
They have conventions, fansites, equine avatars…the whole nine.
Mislabeled lasagna has sent Europe into a tizzy, but equine protein is really no worse to eat than beef.
Americans are still just as squeamish about eating our equine friends as our cousins across the pond.
Her parents had promised the horse aficionado her very own equine companion when she turned 10.Newtown Victims: Dawn Hochsprung, Vicki Soto & More|Nina Strochlic|December 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Bonus points for setting the dancing equine against a My Little Pony backdrop.Ai Weiwei, Ban Ki-moon, Ponies & More Best ‘Gangnam Style’ Parodies (VIDEO)|Melissa Leon, Kevin Fallon|October 26, 2012|DAILY BEAST
By that one trial I had become free, as I may say, of the whole equine species.Lavengro|George Borrow
The winged horse snorted, and shook with anger, and tried to unseat his rider by every258 trick known to equine ingenuity.Stories of Old Greece and Rome|Emilie Kip Baker
Your enjoyment of the proofs cheers me greatly; and pray thank Mrs. Blackwood for her valuable hints on equine matters.George Eliot's Life, Vol. III (of 3)|George Eliot
The same characters are presented in the uniform of cavalrymen, mounted on the fine equine stock of the plantation.In The Saddle|Oliver Optic
Mr. Hay made a desperate effort to conceal the equine portion with the tails of his coat, but in vain.