Donkey
Role and reputation
The donkey or ass, is a domesticated member of the Equidae or horse family. It is an important working animal. Donkeys are reputed to be stubborn, but this may be due to their sense of self-preservation. They avoid doing anything that goes against their best interest.
Interesting links
Wikipedia

Names
(en) Donkey
(sc) Equus africanus asinus
(nl) Ezel
(af) Donkie