Definitions for jennetˈdʒɛn ɪt

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  1. jennet, jenny, jenny ass(noun)

    female donkey

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  1. jennet(Noun)

    a small Spanish horse

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  1. Jennet(noun)

    a small Spanish horse; a genet

  2. Origin: [F. genet, Sp. jinete, orig., a mounted soldier, Ar. zenta a tribe of Barbary celebrated for its cavalry.]

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  1. Jennet

    A Jennet or Spanish Jennet was a small Spanish horse. It was noted for a smooth naturally ambling gait, compact and well-muscled build, and a good disposition. The jennet was an ideal light riding horse, and as such spread across Europe and provided some of the foundation bloodstock for several horse breeds in the Americas.


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