Komondor

[ kom-uhn-dawr ]
/ ˈkɒm ənˌdɔr /

noun, plural Ko·mon·dors, Ko·mon·dor·ok [kom-uhn-dawr-uhk]. /ˈkɒm ənˌdɔr ək/.

one of a Hungarian breed of large dogs having a long, matted, white coat, used for herding sheep and as a watchdog.

QUIZZES

LEARN THE SPANISH WORDS FOR THESE COMMON ANIMALS!

Are you learning Spanish? Or do you just have an interest in foreign languages? Either way, this quiz on Spanish words for animals is for you.
Question 1 of 13
How do you say “cat” 🐈 in Spanish?

Origin of Komondor

From Hungarian, dating back to 1930–35, allegedly after a Turkic tribal name
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

British Dictionary definitions for Komondor

komondor
/ (ˈkɒmənˌdɔː) /

noun

a large powerful dog of an ancient Hungarian breed, originally used for sheep herding. It has a very long white coat that hangs in woolly or matted locks
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012