Abyssinian

6 ENTRIES FOUND:

Ab·ys·sin·i·an

noun \ˌa-bə-ˈsi-nē-ən, -ˈsi-nyən\

Definition of ABYSSINIAN

:  any of a breed of medium-sized slender domestic cats of African origin with short usually brownish hair ticked with bands of darker color

Illustration of ABYSSINIAN

Origin of ABYSSINIAN

Abyssinia, kingdom in Africa
First Known Use: 1876

Rhymes with ABYSSINIAN

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: Abyssinian banana
Previous Word in the Dictionary: abyssal zone
All Words Near: Abyssinian

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up Abyssinian? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More