Updated: Jul 14
Donkey lingo A-Z
Glossary of Longear Terms: Equus asinus – the Latin name for donkey Burro – the Spanish word for donkey Jack – a male donkey Jennet or Jenny – a female donkey Mules -- the offspring of a female horse and male donkey Molly mule – a female mule John mule – a male mule Hinny – the offspring of a female donkey and a male horse Zedonks - the offspring of a donkey and a zebra. Mules, Hinnys, and Zedonks are hybrids and are almost always sterile, which means they cannot reproduce.
Donkaholic – Any human afflicted with an addiction to donkeys. The affliction is not curable, but never fatal. Symptoms include the desire to own, love, and spend all one's spare time with donkeys.