Bouvier des Flandres


Bou·vi·er des Flan·dres

noun \ˌbü-vē-ˌā-də-ˈflan-dərz, -ˈfläⁿdrə\
plural Bouvier des Flandres or Bou·vi·ers des Flandres \ˌbü-vē-ˌāz-\

Definition of BOUVIER DES FLANDRES

:  any of a breed of large powerfully built rough-coated dogs of Belgian origin used especially for herding and in guard work —called also Bouvier

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Origin of BOUVIER DES FLANDRES

French, literally, cowherd of Flanders
First Known Use: 1929

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