What does jennet mean?

Definitions for jennetˈdʒɛn ɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jennet, jenny, jenny ass(noun)

    female donkey


  1. jennet(Noun)

    a small Spanish horse

Webster Dictionary

  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.]


  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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Jennet

    jen′et, n. a small Spanish horse.—Also Genn′et, Gen′et. [O. Fr. genette—Sp. ginete; Moorish.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jennet in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jennet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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