[ kawr-gee ]
/ ˈkɔr gi /
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Which definition best describes “spang”?
Origin of corgi
1925–30; <Welsh, equivalent to cor dwarf + -gi, combining form of ci dog, cognate with Old Irish cú;see hound1
Words nearby corgi
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Example sentences from the Web for corgi
And Prince Charles has created a sock line named "Corgi" in honor of his mother.Marina Abramovic For Givenchy; Grace Coddington Hopes for A Galliano Comeback|The Fashion Beast Team|December 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Contrary to popular opinion, the Queen's corgi are actually usually very well behaved.Queen's Corgis Savage Beatrice's Terrier in Royal Dog Fight|Tom Sykes|August 19, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I am quite sure it is not too late to switch the customary pen for a corgi pup.
British Dictionary definitions for corgi
/ (ˈkɔːɡɪ) /
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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