When is a group of horses called a Harras?
There are several terms for a group of horses, and often the
word group is used. The word harras is uncommon, but it can be
heard on ranches occasionally to mean the same thing. If all of the
horses are colts, then the term rag is used.
Asked in Birds
A herd of cattle. A flock of birds. A what of horses?
Asked in Nouns, Collective Nouns
Is horses a collective noun?
No, the word 'horses' is a plural noun, the plural form of the noun 'horse'. A collective noun is a noun used to group people or things in a descriptive way. The standard collective nouns for 'horses' are: a drove of horses a harras of horses a herd of horses a remuda of horses a string of horses a stud of horses a team of horses a troop of horses