Lipizzan

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noun Lip·iz·zan \ˌli-pət-ˈsän\
variants: or

Lipizzaner

play \ˌli-pət-ˈsä-nər\ or less commonly

Lippizan

play \ˌli-pət-ˈsän\ or

Lippizaner

\ˌli-pət-ˈsä-nər\

Definition of Lipizzan

  1. :  any of a breed of spirited horses developed from Spanish, Italian, Danish, and Arab stock that are usually born with a dark coat that lightens to white with age

Origin and Etymology of lipizzan

German Lipizzaner, Lippizaner, from Lipizza, Lippiza, former site of the Austrian Imperial Stud near Trieste, Italy


First Known Use: 1928


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