jubate (adj.)

"having a mane," 1826, from Latin jubatus "maned," from juba "a mane, flowing hair on the neck of an animal," perhaps from a PIE root meaning "that moves" on the notion of "moving to and fro, shaking." This old guess has been rejected by some, "but since a better etymology is absent, we may accept it for the time being" [de Vaan].

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