Shetland pony

noun

Definition of Shetland pony

: any of a breed of small stocky hardy ponies that originated in the Shetland Islands

First Known Use of Shetland pony

1801, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Shetland pony was in 1801

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“Shetland pony.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Shetland%20pony. Accessed 20 Apr. 2021.

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Shetland pony

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Shetland pony

: a type of small, strong horse

Shetland pony

noun
Shet·​land pony | \ ˈshet-lənd- \

Kids Definition of Shetland pony

: a small stocky horse with a heavy coat and short legs

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