haras

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English haras, from Old French haraz, probably from Old Norse.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

haras (plural haras)

  1. (archaic) An establishment that breeds horses; a stud farm.
  2. (obsolete) A herd of stud horses; a harras.

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French haraz, from Old French haraz, probalby from Old Norse hárr (grey-haired).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

haras m (plural haras)

  1. stud farm (establishment for selectively breeding livestock)

Further reading[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

harās

  1. accusative plural of hara

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French haraz, itself possibly from Old Norse.

Noun[edit]

haras

  1. stud farm (establishment for breeding horses)
  2. herd of stud horses

Descendants[edit]

  • English: haras, harras
  • Scots: haryage

References[edit]


Middle French[edit]

Noun[edit]

haras m (plural haras)

  1. Alternative form of haraz
    • 1595, Michel de Montaigne, Essais:
      comme nous assignons au haras les bestes qui sont de moindre estime.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

Northern Catanduanes Bicolano[edit]

Noun[edit]

haras

  1. snake

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

haras m (plural haras)

  1. stud; haras (ranch where horses are kept for breeding)

Synonyms[edit]


Southern Catanduanes Bicolano[edit]

Noun[edit]

haras

  1. snake