kiang
noun Etymology: Tibetan (Lhasa dialect) gyẵ, gyẵŋ (written Tibetan rgyaŋ) Date: 1869 an Asian wild ass (Equus kiang syn. E. hemionus kiang) usually with reddish back and sides and white underparts, muzzle, and legs

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