- one of a French breed of dogs having a long, slightly wavy coat, raised originally for herding sheep.
Origin of Briard
Examples from the Web for briard
Historical Examples of briard
Briard of Ath declared he had found nothing offensive in it, after he had first been told all sorts of bad things about it.Erasmus and the Age of Reformation
Briard was but a moderate painter, although he did some ceilings of rather unusual conception.The Memoirs of Madame Vige Lebrun
Marie Louise Elisabeth Vige-Lebrun
- a medium-sized dog of an ancient French sheep-herding breed having a long rough coat of a single colour