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  • n. Plural form of he-goat.


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  • Egyptians took two he-goats and drew lots which of the two should be cast out loaded with the sins of the guilty.

    A Philosophical Dictionary

  • You assert that your mothers had no commerce with he-goats, nor your fathers with she-goats.

    A Philosophical Dictionary

  • Yes, little is altered, Theocritus, on these shores beneath the sun, where thou didst wear a tawny skin stripped from the roughest of he-goats, and about thy breast an old cloak buckled with a plaited belt.

    Letters to Dead Authors

  • But these are the verdant and untrampled pastures of ingenious bees; but those are more like the mange of lecherous boars and he-goats.

    Essays and Miscellanies

  • Gum-mastich however, which the Arabians call ladanon, comes in a still more extraordinary manner; for though it is the most sweet-scented of all things, it comes in the most evil - scented thing, since it is found in the beards of he-goats, produced there like resin from wood: this is of use for the making of many perfumes, and the

    The History of Herodotus

  • Others stroked he-goats by the dugs, and saved their milk in a sieve; and much they got by it.

    Five books of the lives, heroic deeds and sayings of Gargantua and his son Pantagruel

  • As a general rule the discharge from the bladder in the case of quadrupeds is thicker than it is in the human species, and this discharge with ewes and she-goats is thicker than with rams and he-goats; but the urine of the jackass is thicker than the urine of the she-ass, and the urine of the bull is more pungent than the urine of the cow.

    The History of Animals

  • The case is similar with bulls, rams, and he-goats; for, though at ordinary times they herd together, at breeding time they hold aloof from and quarrel with one another.

    The History of Animals

  • And He said, Lift up thine eyes, and see that the he-goats and rams leaping on the sheep and she-goats are spotted with white, speckled, and sprinkled with a dun colour.

    ANF01. The Apostolic Fathers with Justin Martyr and Irenaeus


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