Marengo (horse)

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Napoleon Crossing the Alps pentit bi Jacques-Louis David. The horse in the pentin is believed tae be Marengo.

Marengo (c. 1793–1831) wis the famous war moont o Napoleon I o Fraunce. Named efter the Battle o Marengo, throu that he cairied his rider safely, Marengo wis importit tae Fraunce frae Egyp in 1799 as a sax-year-auld. The grey Arabie wis probably bred at the famous El Naseri Stud. Awtho smaw (anly 14.1 haunds (57 inches, 145 cm)) he wis a reliable, steidy, an courageous moont.