Kuvasz

noun Ku·vasz \ˈku̇ˌväs, ˈküˌ-\

Definition of Kuvasz

  1. 1 :  a long-established Hungarian breed of tall and light-footed but sturdy white dogs

  2. 2 or kuvasz plural Kuvaszok or kuvaszok \-väˌsȯk\ :  any dog of the Kuvasz breed used for centuries as guard and hunting dogs

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Origin and Etymology of kuvasz

Hungarian, from Turkish kavas armed constable, guard, doorkeeper, from Arabic qawwās bowman


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