corgi

[ kawr-gee ]
/ ˈkɔr gi /

noun

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Origin of corgi

1925–30; <Welsh, equivalent to cor dwarf + -gi, combining form of ci dog, cognate with Old Irish cú;see hound1
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British Dictionary definitions for corgi

corgi
/ (ˈkɔːɡɪ) /

noun

either of two long-bodied short-legged sturdy breeds of dog, the Cardigan and the PembrokeAlso called: Welsh corgi

Word Origin for corgi

C20: from Welsh, from cor dwarf + ci dog
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