What does Equine mean?

Definitions for Equineˈi kwaɪn, ˈɛk waɪn

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Equine.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. equine, equid(adj)

    hoofed mammals having slender legs and a flat coat with a narrow mane along the back of the neck

  2. equine(adj)

    resembling a horse

  3. equine(adj)

    of or belonging to the family Equidae


  1. equine(Noun)

    Any horse or horse-like animal, especially one of the genus Equus.

  2. equine(Adjective)

    Of or relating to a horse or horses

  3. equine(Adjective)

    Of or relating to any member or members of the genus Equus.

  4. Origin: From equinus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Equine(adj)

    of, pertaining to, or resembling, a horse

  2. Origin: [L. equinus, fr. equus horse; akin to Gr. , Skr. ava, OS. ehu, AS. eh, eoh, Icel. jr, OIr. ech, cf. Skr. a to reach, overtake, perh. akin to E. acute, edge, eager, a. Cf. Hippopotamus.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Equine

    ē′kwīn, Equinal, ē-kwīn′al, adj. pertaining to a horse or horses.—n. Equin′ia, horse-pox, glanders, farcy. [L. equinusequus, a horse.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Equine in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Equine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Michael Blowen:

    It is the equine equivalent of retiring and living on a golf course, except they eat the greens.

  2. Josh Goldberg:

    Whether you’re walking through the labyrinth or doing archery or equine therapy, it’s designed to bring that peace of mind and clarity and how you’re going to get there.

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