Definition of Simmental in English:


Line breaks: Sim¦men|tal
Pronunciation: /ˈsɪm(ə)ntɑːl


  • An animal of a red and white breed of cattle farmed for both meat and milk.
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    • Other Cattle Breeds on show include Herefords, Simmentals, Charolais, Aberdeen Angus, Blonde D' Aquitaine, and Limousin.
    • In the beef section there are classes for Simmentals, shorthorns, Limousin, Charolais, Hereford, Belgian Blue and Parthenaise Cattle.
    • Angus, Shorthorn, Simmental, Charolais and Limousin farmers were not afraid to pay big money for top class bulls.


1950s: named after a valley in central Switzerland.

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