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 hirc&imacron;nus, from hircus, goat.
(comparative more hircine, superlative most hircine)