- Foo Dog
Foo Dog, Fu Dog or Lion Dog may refer to:
In figurines or statues:
In dog breeds, which resemble the figurines:
- Chow Chow, referred in China as Songshi Quan or "puffy-lion dog"
- Japanese Chin
- Shar Pei
- Shih Tzu, referred in China as Shizi Gou, or "lion dog"
- Tibetan Spaniel
- Rhodesian Ridgeback, African dog breed originally bred for hunting lions
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foo dog — [fo͞o] n. 1. a fierce looking dog with a lion s mane, used as a motif in East Asian art 2. a figurine or statue in the form of this dog * * * … Universalium
foo dog — [fo͞o] n. 1. a fierce looking dog with a lion s mane, used as a motif in East Asian art 2. a figurine or statue in the form of this dog … English World dictionary
foo dog — noun a) A Chinese guardian dog / lion statue that traditionally stands in front of Chinese imperial palaces, emperors tombs, and government offices. b) A Pekingese dog. Syn … Wiktionary
foo dog — or fu dog noun Usage: often capitalized F Etymology: Chinese (Beijing) fó Buddha; from the use of such figures in ceramic or stone as guardians of Buddhist temples Date: 1953 a mythical lion dog used as a decorative motif in Far Eastern art … New Collegiate Dictionary
foo dog — Usage: usually capitalized F variant of fu dog … Useful english dictionary
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foo lion — noun A stylized lion / dog traditionally used in pairs to guard Chinese palaces, tombs etc Syn: foo dog, imperial guardian lion … Wiktionary
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fu dog — noun or foo dog ˈfü Usage: usually capitalized F Etymology: Chinese fu2 happiness : a mythical lion dog used as a decorative motif in Far Eastern art called also Fu lion … Useful english dictionary