lippizzaner

Lippizaner

[lip-it-sah-ner]
noun
one of a breed of compact, finely shaped, usually gray or white horses developed at the Austrian Imperial Stud and used generally in dressage exhibitions.
Also, Lipizzaner, Lippizzana [lip-it-sah-nuh] , Lippizzaner.


Origin:
1925–30; < German, equivalent to Lippizan of Lippiza (near Trieste, where the Stud was located) + -er -er1

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