noun (plural hinnies)
The offspring of a female donkey and a male horse.
More example sentences
- A female donkey mated with a male horse creates a hinny or jennet.
- A cross between a female donkey (jennet or jenny) and a male horse produces a hinny.
- Livestock means cattle, horses, asses, mules, hinnies, sheep, pigs, goats, poultry, and deer not in the wild state.
early 17th century: via Latin from Greek hinnos.