Definition of Saanen
What does Saanen mean?
- A breed of light-colored short-haired dairy goats.
- An animal of this breed.
Saanen is a municipality in the canton of Bern in Switzerland. It is the capital of the Obersimmental-Saanen administrative district.
- part of Saanen District, Obersimmental-Saanen, Switzerland, Canton of Bern
- official website: www.saanen.ch
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Saanen
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Cattle and Dairy Farming (1888)
by United States. Bureau of Foreign Commerce
Saanen is a skim-milk cheese and is so hard that it is easily grated ; it is used much in soups throughout Switzerland; it is made in cakes of 15 to 25 pounds. Urseren cheese is made mostly in the canton Uri ; the cakes weigh from 50 to CO ...
Farmers' Bulletin (1919)
The Saanen is a very prepotent breed, and in crossing with common does not only is the Saanen color obtained, but the size, conformation, and mammary development show great improvement over the common goat. Cross-bred Saanen ...
The Encyclopedia of Historic and Endangered Livestock and Poultry Breeds (2001)
by Janet Vorwald Dohner
The largest goat ever recorded was a Saanen buck that weighed 400 pounds. Thelongest-livedgoatwasaGoldenGuernsey– AngloNubiancrossthatlivedtoageeighteen.Aphrodite raised 26 kids, including one set of quads and five sets of triplets.
They Eat That?: A Cultural Encyclopedia of Weird and Exotic Food from Around the World (2012)
by Jonathan Deutsch Ph.D., Natalya Murakhver
Saanen (from Switzerland), and Toggenburg (from Switzerland). A good amount of this milk is used to make cheese. Goat cheese ...
Foods & Nutrition Encyclopedia, Two Volume Set (1993)
by Marion Eugene Ensminger, Audrey H. Ensminger
Saanen doe, Laurelwood Acres Merna , ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1898)
A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General Literature ; New Maps and Many Original American Articles by Eminent Authors ; with New American Supplement
In the Swiss territory the line of demarcation passes through Biel, Freiburg, Saanen, Leuk, and Monte Rosa. In the south the Germans come into contact with Rhseto-Romaus and Italians, the former inhabiting the valley of the Vorder-Rhein and ...
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- Slalom Saanen
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- Slalom Saanen
Hot Girls, Hot Cars, Hot Air, Hot Rubber.
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- Switzerland - Saanen Chalet
Apartment in a modern chalet in Saanen, near Gstaad, in the Bernese Oberland.
Photo credit: CohenKenny
- Train from Saanen to Vevey
Saanen is a municipality in the canton of Bern in Switzerland.
Vevey is a town in Switzerland in the canton Vaud, on the north shore of Lake Geneva, near Lausanne.
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Scrabble value of S1A1A1N1E1N1
The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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