Holstein-Friesian

noun Hol·stein-Frie·sian \ ˈhōl-ˌstēn-ˈfrē-zhən , -ˌstīn- \

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Origin and Etymology of holstein-friesian

Holstein, Germany, its later locality + Friesian (variant of Frisian)


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