saluki

noun sa·lu·ki \ sə-ˈlü-kē \
|Updated on: 22 Jun 2018

Definition of saluki

: any of an ancient northern African and Asian breed of tall swift slender hunting dogs having long narrow heads, long silky ears, and a smooth silky coat

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Origin and Etymology of saluki

Arabic salūqī of Saluq, from Salūq Saluq, ancient city in Arabia


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