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Weimaraner

[vahy-muh-rah-ner, wahy-, wahy-muh-rey-] /ˈvaɪ məˌrɑ nər, ˈwaɪ-, ˈwaɪ məˌreɪ-/
noun
1.
one of a German breed of hunting dogs having a smooth silver-gray to dark-gray coat, a cropped tail, and blue-gray or amber eyes.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45; < German, after Weimar; see -an, -er1
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Weimaraner

/ˈvaɪməˌrɑːnə; ˈwaɪməˌrɑː-/
noun
1.
a breed of hunting dog, having a very short sleek grey coat and short tail
Word Origin
C20: named after Weimar, where the breed was developed
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Word Origin and History for Weimaraner
n.

dog breed, 1943, from Weimar, german city, + German suffix -aner indicating "of this place." Originally bred as a hunting dog in the Weimar region.

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