schipperke

noun
schip·​per·​ke | \ˈski-pər-kē, ˈshi-, -kə;-pərk\

Definition of schipperke 

: any of a Belgian breed of small stocky black tailless dogs with foxy head and heavy coat

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First Known Use of schipperke

1887, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for schipperke

Flemish, diminutive of schipper skipper; from its use as a watchdog on boats — more at skipper

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The first known use of schipperke was in 1887

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