mestengo

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Cowboy Talk. A Dictionary of Spanish Terms. . 2013.

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  • mustang — [ mystɑ̃g ] n. m. • 1840; mot angl., de l esp. mestengo « sans maître » ♦ Cheval d Amérique du Nord vivant à l état sauvage, capturé pour le rodéo. ● mustang nom masculin (américain mustang, de l ancien espagnol mestengo, vagabond) Cheval d… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Mustang — Mụs|tang 〈m. 6〉 wildlebendes Pferd der Prärie [indian.; zu span. mesteno „verwildert“] * * * Mụs|tang, der; s, s [engl. mustang < span. (mex.) mestengo, mesteño, eigtl. = herrenlos(es) Pferd)]: wild lebendes Präriepferd in Nordamerika. * * *… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Mustang (horse) — Infobox Horse name= Mustang image caption=Free roaming Mustangs features=Small, compact, good bone, very hardy altname= nickname= country= North America| A Mustang is a free roaming feral horse of the North American west that first descended from …   Wikipedia

  • МУСТАНГ — (англ.). Полудикие лошади американских степей. Словарь иностранных слов, вошедших в состав русского языка. Чудинов А.Н., 1910. МУСТАНГ дикая лошадь в американск. прериях. Словарь иностранных слов, вошедших в состав русского языка. Павленков Ф.,… …   Словарь иностранных слов русского языка

  • Mustang horse — This article is about the horse. For other uses, see Mustang (disambiguation). Mustang Mustang adopted from the BLM Distinguishing features Small, compact, good bone, very hardy Country of origin North America …   Wikipedia

  • mustang — mustáng s. m., pl. mustángi Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  MUSTÁNG s.m. Cal sălbatic din America de Sud. [< engl. mustang < sp. mestengo]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.12.2005. Sursa: DN  MUSTÁNG, mustángi …   Dicționar Român

  • mustang — (n.) small, half wild horse of the American prairie, 1808, from Mex.Sp. mestengo animal that strays (16c.), from Sp. mestengo wild, stray, ownerless, lit. belonging to the mesta, an association of cattle ranchers who divided stray or unclaimed… …   Etymology dictionary

  • mustang — noun Etymology: Mexican Spanish mestengo, from Spanish, stray, from mesteño strayed, from mesta annual roundup of cattle that disposed of strays, from Medieval Latin (animalia) mixta mixed animals Date: 1808 1. a small hardy naturalized horse of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Mesta — This article is about the medieval sheep holders association in Castile. For other meanings, see Mesta (disambiguation). The Mesta (Spanish Honrado Concejo de la Mesta, Honored Council of the Mesta) was a powerful association of sheep holders in… …   Wikipedia

  • List of English words of Spanish origin — This is a list of English language words whose origin can be traced to the Spanish language as Spanish loan words . Many of them are identical in other Romance languages (mainly Portuguese), but their ultimate origin is from Spanish.;abaca : via… …   Wikipedia

  • Mostrenco — is a word deriving from the Spanish language, most famous as an origin of the English term mustang . It can refer to: Places Mostrenco, Panama El Mostrenco, Venezuela Organisms Mostrenco cattle Algarrobo, bayahonda and mesquite trees (Prosopis… …   Wikipedia

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