a golden-tan or cream-colored horse that has a white, silver, or ivory tail and mane and, often, white spots on the face and legs
Origin of palominoAmerican Spanish ; from Sp, dove-colored ; from Classical Latin palumbinus ; from palumbes, a pigeon, ringdove ; from Indo-European base an unverified form pel-, gray, pale (from source pale, fallow): form probably influenced, influence by Classical Latin columba: see columbarium
A horse with a golden or tan coat and a white or cream-colored mane and tail.
Origin of palominoAmerican Spanish, from Spanish, young dove, perhaps from Italian palombino, dove-colored, from Latin palumb&imacron;nus, pertaining to ringdoves, from palumb&emacron;s, ringdove; see pel-1 in Indo-European roots.
From Spanish palomino, from paloma ("dove") + diminutive suffix -ino.