waler

noun, often capitalized
wal·​er | \ ˈwā-lər How to pronounce waler (audio) \

Definition of waler

: a horse from New South Wales especially : a rather large rugged saddle horse of mixed ancestry formerly exported in quantity from Australia to British India for military use

First Known Use of waler

circa 1849, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for waler

New South Wales, Australia

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The first known use of waler was circa 1849

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“Waler.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/waler. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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