Equestrianism vs Equestrian - What's the difference?

equestrianism | equestrian | Derived terms |

Equestrianism is a derived term of equestrian.


As nouns the difference between equestrianism and equestrian

is that equestrianism is the art of riding horses; horsemanship while equestrian is an equestrian person; a horserider.

As a adjective equestrian is

of horseback riding or horseback riders.

equestrianism

Noun

(-)
  • The art of riding horses; horsemanship.
  • equestrian

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • of horseback riding or horseback riders
  • They were an equestrian people.
    After his death an equestrian statue was created.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • an equestrian person; a horserider
  • Hyponyms

    * equestrienne

    Derived terms

    * equestrianism