papillon

noun pa·pil·lon \ ˌpä-pē-ˈyōⁿ , ˌpa- \

Definition of papillon

:any of a European breed of small slender toy spaniels having large erect heavily fringed ears

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Origin and Etymology of papillon

French, literally, butterfly, from Latin papilion-, papilio


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