What does Equestrian mean?

Definitions for Equestrian
ɪˈkwɛs tri ənEques·tri·an

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. horseman, equestrian, horseback rider(adj)

    a man skilled in equitation

  2. equestrian(adj)

    of or relating to or composed of knights

  3. equestrian(adj)

    of or relating to or featuring horseback riding


  1. equestrian(Noun)

    an equestrian person; a horserider

  2. equestrian(Adjective)

    of horseback riding or horseback riders

Webster Dictionary

  1. Equestrian(adj)

    of or pertaining to horses or horsemen, or to horsemanship; as, equestrian feats, or games

  2. Equestrian(adj)

    being or riding on horseback; mounted; as, an equestrian statue

  3. Equestrian(adj)

    belonging to, or composed of, the ancient Roman equities or knights; as, the equestrian order

  4. Equestrian(noun)

    one who rides on horseback; a horseman; a rider

  5. Origin: [L. equester, from eques horseman, fr. equus horse: cf. F. questre. See Equine.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Equestrian

    e-kwes′tri-an, adj. pertaining to horses or horsemanship: on horseback.—n. one who rides on horseback:—fem. Equestrienne′.—n. Eques′trianism, horsemanship. [L. equester, equestriseques, a horseman—equus, a horse.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Equestrian in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Equestrian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Equestrian in a Sentence

  1. Bernard Uechtritz:

    I know this equestrian world so well, i feel like it's in my DNA. I remember being on a horse from the age of five but am told I was on one even earlier. I'm an equestrian, a rancher, a polo player.

  2. School Superintendent Manny Caulk:

    We’ve already received suggestions of Thoroughbreds or Racers as possible alternatives, and we will solicit additional ideas from our students before they choose a horse-themed mascot grounded in the land’s equestrian heritage.

  3. Nawal El Moutawakel:

    Sites like the golf course, sites like the velodrome and the equestrian cross-country have very aggressive timelines in order to be ready for the test events, rio is entering the most intense period of preparations. A period where Rio must reach a new level of detail.

  4. Spun Gold:

    This is a very horse-driven family, diana didn’t go well with horses. That was the beginning of that fairy tale not ending terribly well. Sophie, Countess of Wessex who is married to the queen’s youngest son, had to learn how to ride. You have to like horses to ride with the queen. And so much of the royal diary is built around the equestrian world… One of the most important events from the queen’s diary for the whole year is the Royal Windsor Horse Show. And that will be happening on the weekend before the royal wedding… The queen has never, ever missed it. It’s really important to her.

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