nanny goat


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nanny goat

n.
A female goat.

[From Nanny, nickname for Anne.]

nanny goat

n
a female goat. Compare billy goat

nan′ny goat`


n.
a female goat.
[1780–90; nanny, or generic use of the feminine personal name Nanny]
Translations
cabra

nanny goat

ncapra
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The nine-month old nanny goat, Susie, escaped from her owner's garden through a broken fence and soon started tucking in to treats on the other side.
Streetscape enhancements to improve pedestrian/bicycle amenities along East Market Street from Brook Street to Johnson Street and along the following intersecting streets from Nanny Goat Alley to Billy Goat Strut Alley: Brook St.
He lived in a cottage above the village with his wife, six cats and a nanny goat.
Any nanny goat in the presence of kids is not legal to take while hunting in B.
The Wolf and the Kids, popular in Europe and the Middle East, is a story about a wolf who impersonates a nanny goat and devours her kids, whereas Little Red Riding Hood is about a wolf who devours a young girl after impersonating her grandmother.
com)-- Nanny Goat is expected to help other animals on Cloonie's Farm because she is in very good physical condition.
Twenty-five years ago, Orville Ewing set out from Colorado to travel for his health in his small covered wagon, with donkeys for power, a nanny goat to provide fresh milk, and a dog for company.
Also, the original ancestor is thought to be similar to another tale, The Wolf and the Kids, in which a wolf pretends to be a nanny goat to gain entry to a house full of young goats.
And why would we need to change our palm oil for GM canola or rapeseed or our milk from a backyard nanny goat to milk from a cow on GM feed?
In our enthusiasm for our chosen rural lifestyle we even raised a nanny goat and built her a special abode that carries her name to this day.
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There is an extraordinarily wide range of prices about Monterey Bay in the ante-post market, as low as 12-1 with the Nanny Goat yet more than twice the price at 25s with Lad-brokes, though I can't see that price lasting.