Animal Names: Male, Female, and Young
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What is the feminine of horse?
A mare is an adult female horse or other equine. In most cases, a mare is a female horse over the age of three, and a filly is a female horse three and younger. In Thoroughbred horse racing, a mare is defined as a female horse more than four years old.
What is a female and male horse called?
The term “colt” only describes young male horses and is not to be confused with foal, which is a horse of either sex less than one year of age. An adult male horse, if left intact, is called either a “stallion” or a horse (sometimes full horse); if castrated, it is called a gelding.
Is horse masculine or feminine?
In and of itself, the word “horse” is a gender-neutral word; there is no feminine of the word horse.
What are good horse names?
When naming a horse, you want to choose a name that will be the perfect fit.
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