of or like a goat; esp., smelling like a goat
Origin of hircineClassical Latin hircinus from hircus, goat from Indo-European an unverified form gherkwo- from an unverified form ?hers-, to bristle from source horrid
Of or characteristic of a goat, especially in strong odor.
Origin of hircineMiddle English hircyne from Latin hircīnus from hircus goat
(comparative more hircine, superlative most hircine)