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Hi.

Canine is an adjective describing sth that is like or related to dogs,

Feline is related or like cats.

I wonder if you can think of similar adjectives for other animals.

Thanks for your time and help in advance
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There are lots of them, hrsanei, but they are not so well known: piscine, equine, bovine, porcine. In fact, biologists coin them for most families: musteline, otarine, cervine, hircine, ursine, murine, cercopithecine, etc. Some, like elephantine, porcine and bovine, have more general meanings.
equine- horses (latin equus), sometimes also "equestrian", like "Eqestrian Event" for "Horse-Show, or Competition"

bovine- catttle/cows (latin bovis)

aquiline- eagles (aquila in Latin, often used to refer to beak like noses)

ursine- bears

I think there will be more. In theory, any latin word for an animal could be used to form an English adjective, but as you go down the list i produced you will find that they are less and less frequently used.
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Thank you very much Noctivagus for your time and useful words.
Thank you very much Mister Micawber.

I am impressed by your diverse range of vocabulary. My definition of a knowlegeable person has been extended by getting to know you after joining this forum.
I think the most commonly known and used are equine and bovine, though.
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Mister MicawberThere are lots of them, hrsanei, but they are not so well known: piscine, equine, bovine, porcine. In fact, biologists coin them for most families: musteline, otarine, cervine, hircine, ursine, murine, cercopithecine, etc. Some, like elephantine, porcine and bovine, have more general meanings.
well... thanks for your information but i couldn't find the meaning for "otarine" and "cercopithecine"...
I googled Animal adjectives and found this list for you:

http://www.pubquizhelp.com/animals/adject.html

In my whole life I have only ever found it necessary to know and use five or six of them.

Rover
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