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See also: Aubin and Aubîn

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EtymologyEdit

From Old French hobi, *haubi, haubby, hobin (a nag, hobby), from Old French hober, ober (to stir, move), from Old Dutch hobben (to toss, move up and down); or from North Germanic origin related to Danish hoppe (a mare), Old Swedish hoppa (a young mare), North Frisian hoppe (horse); both ultimately from Proto-Germanic *huppōną (to hop), from Proto-Indo-European *kewb- (to bend; a bend, joint). More at hobby, hop, hobble.

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aubin m (plural aubins)

  1. canter (horse gait)