saluki
noun Etymology: Arabic salūqī of Saluq, from Salūq Saluq, ancient city in Arabia Date: 1809 any of an ancient northern African and Asian breed of tall swift slender hunting dogs having long narrow heads, long silky ears, and a smooth silky coat

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  • Saluki — Befederter Saluki …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Saluki — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Saluki Salukis come in a variety of coat colors. Nombres alternativos Gazelle Hound Royal Dog of Egypt Pe …   Wikipedia Español

  • saluki — SALÚKI s. m. ogar persan, cu o siluetă de mare frumuseţe, cu care se vânează gazelele. (< germ. Saluki) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • Saluki —   [nach der alten südarabischen Stadt Saluq] der, / s, Pẹrsischer Windhund, Haushunderasse mit langem, schmalem Kopf, glattem, glänzendem Fell und langen seidigen, mitunter leicht gewellten Haaren an Ohren, Schenkeln und Schwanz; Behaarung ein… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • saluki — salùki m <G ja> DEFINICIJA kinol. hrt podrijetlom iz srednje Azije; perzijski hrt ETIMOLOGIJA perz …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Saluki — [sə lo͞o′kē] n. [Ar salūqī, after Salūq, ancient S Arabian city] [often s ] any of a breed of tall, slender dog, prob. of ancient Egyptian origin, resembling the greyhound, with a silky coat feathered on the legs and tail and long, hanging ears …   English World dictionary

  • Saluki — Infobox Dogbreed akcgroup = Hound akcstd = http://www.akc.org/breeds/saluki/index.cfm altname = Gazelle Hound Royal Dog of Egypt Persian Greyhound Tazi ankcgroup = Group 4 (Hounds) ankcstd = http://www.ankc.aust.com/saluki.html ckcgroup = Group 2 …   Wikipedia

  • Saluki — Lévrier persan Lévrier persan Carac …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Saluki — /seuh looh kee/, n. (sometimes l.c.) one of a breed of black and tan, white, gold, or tricolor dogs resembling the greyhound and having fringes of long hair on the ears, legs, and thighs, raised originally in Egypt and southwestern Asia. Also… …   Universalium

  • Saluki — n. (pl. salukis) 1 a tall swift slender dog of a silky coated breed with large ears and a fringed tail and feet. 2 this breed. Etymology: Arab. saluki …   Useful english dictionary

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