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From Anglo-Norman onager, Old French onager (“‘wild ass; siege engine’”), from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] onager (“‘wild ass’”), from Hellenistic Ancient Greek ὄναγρος (“‘wild ass’”), from ὄνος (“‘ass’”) + ἄγριος (“‘wild’”).
- A wild ass, especially the koulan.
- A military engine acting like a sling, which threw stones from a bag or wooden bucket, and was operated by machinery.
onager, -agri m.
- wild ass
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