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Meaning of "Canaan dog" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CANAAN DOG

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CANAAN DOG

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Canaan dog is a noun.
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WHAT DOES CANAAN DOG MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Canaan dog

Canaan Dog

Canaan dog is a breed of pariah dog recognized as Israel’s national breed. It may have existed in the eastern Mediterranean seaboard for millennia, as referenced in ancient carvings and drawings. There are 2,000 to 3,000 Canaan dogs across the world, mostly in Europe and North America.

Definition of Canaan dog in the English dictionary

The definition of Canaan dog in the dictionary is a strongly-built medium-sized dog of a breed with erect ears, a dense coat, and a bushy tail carried curled over its back.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CANAAN DOG

Cana
Canaan
Canaanite
Canaanitic
Canada
Canada balsam
Canada Day
Canada goose
Canada jay
Canada lily
Canada thistle
Canadarm
Canadian
Canadian Alliance
Canadian bacon
Canadian elk
Canadian English
Canadian fleabane
Canadian football
Canadian Forces

WORDS THAT END LIKE CANAAN DOG

attack dog
Bernese mountain dog
black dog
chili dog
corn dog
Eskimo dog
Estrela mountain dog
gun dog
hot dog
little lion dog
Molossian dog
Newfoundland dog
Portuguese water dog
put on the dog
Pyrenean mountain dog
raccoon dog
shepherd dog
top dog
water dog
weapon dog

Synonyms and antonyms of Canaan dog in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Canaan dog» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CANAAN DOG

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Translator English - Chinese

迦南犬
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

perro de Canaan
570 millions of speakers

English

Canaan dog
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कनान कुत्ता
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الكلب كنعان
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Ханаанская собака
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cão Canaã
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কান কুকুর
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

chien de Canaan
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Anjing Kanaan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Canaan Hund
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

カナン犬
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

가나안 개
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kanaan Kanaan
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

con chó Canaan
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கானான் நாய்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कनान कुत्रा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Kenan köpeği
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cane Canaan
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Canaan dog
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

ханаанська собака
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

câine Canaan
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Χαναάν σκύλος
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Kanaän hond
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Kanaan hund
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Canaan hund
5 millions of speakers

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Canaan dog

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CANAAN DOG»

Discover the use of Canaan dog in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Canaan dog and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Canaan Dog
Traces the history of the breed, describes breed standards, discusses care and grooming requirements, and includes information on training.
Joy Levine, 2003
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The Israel Canaan Dog
Follow the exciting progress in breeding and showing Canaans in England, Germany, Italy, Finland, South Africa, and Israel.
Myrna Shiboleth, 1994
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The Howell Book of Dogs: The Definitive Reference to 300 ...
Canaan Dog is the native dog of Israel. Drawings on tombs at BeniHassan, which date to 2200 B.C., depict dogs that look like the Canaan Dogs oftoday. When the Romans invaded and the Israelites, the native dogs escaped extinction by ...
Liz Palika, 2007
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Man Writes Dog: Canine Themes in Literature, Law and Folklore
Menzel found herself irresistibly drawn towards the feral street animals today popularly referred to as the Canaan Dog, also known in the more disapproving eyes of her Arab (and many Israeli) neighbors as the Palestinian Pariah Dog or ...
William Farina, 2014
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Canaan Dog
High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! The Canaan dog is a Canaanite breed of dog which may have existed in the eastern Mediterranean seaboard for millennia, as referenced in ancient sculptures.
Jesse Russell, Ronald Cohn, Jesse Russell, 2012
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About Dogs:
... came up with the idea to use these intelligent scavenger dogs mainly found in the desert, as guard dogs for the scattered Jewish settlements. She initiated a selective breeding program to produce the breed known today as the Canaan Dog.
Nicolae Sfetcu, 2014
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Where the Wild Things Are Now: Domestication Reconsidered
I have been especially interested in the Canaan Dog, not because of any fondness for the breed, but as a case study in processes of commodification and how people think about the wild and about domestication. Several years before I  ...
Rebecca Cassidy, Molly Mullin, 2007
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Library of Congress Subject Headings
C331 UF Israel Canaan dog Kelef K'naani Kelev Kena'ani BT Dog breeds Canaan Gap (Ariz.) BT Mountain passes—Arizona Canaan Mountain (W. Va.) BT Mountains—West Virginia Canaan Mountain Wilderness (Utah) UF Canaan Mountain ...
Library of Congress. Cataloging Policy and Support Office, 2005
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Political and Social Observations
... words for real human beings as well. Canaan Dog Case Canaan Dog Case closed. Now, how do I get off.
Keith N. Ferreira, 2005
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Bum
Then I summed the test-postives across each row to calculate the equivalency score for each. Do you know this mathematic technique confirmed exactly what I had suspected? He was a Canaan Dog, a desert nomad, a Pariah of the Holy Land ...
Joseph Harry Silber, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CANAAN DOG»

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Love your country, love your dog: Keep pets safe over July 4
... right, holds Pipper at the at the Sixth Annual New Canaan Dog Days event Sunday, June 14, 2015. Photo: Contributed, Contributed Photo. «Beaumont Enterprise, Jul 15»
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Love and kisses at dog show
Geoff Tischman of Tischman Pets Photography in Rye, N.Y., gets a portrait of smiling Amber at the Sixth Annual New Canaan Dog Days event ... «Newcanaannewsonline, Jun 15»
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6th Annual New Canaan Dog Days of Summer
What: A FREE event for the whole community. Dogs, pet owners and people who love animals will enjoy various activities that promote healthy ... «Westchester Magazine, Jun 15»
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How many pets?
Now I only have one dog, a medium-sized one that looks like a Canaan dog from the Bible but is really an Aspin (asong pinoy), amiable and ... «Inquirer.net, Apr 15»
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VIDEO: Irish Singing, Dancing at Kiwanis Club of New Canaan's …
on a New Canaan dog who will mark his birthday on St. Patrick's Day proper). Here are some photos from the dinner. It was sponsored by ... «New Canaanite, Mar 15»
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New Canaan Dog Days unleashed in June
New Canaan's annual Dog Days of Summer will run noon to 3 p.m., Sunday, June 8, in downtown. Contests with prizes, photo areas, ... «Newcanaannewsonline, May 14»
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New Canaan dog park registration opens... soon
The fee remains at $25 for a New Canaan dog and $40 for an out-of-town dog, with additional dogs at $15 each — up to a total of three dogs ... «New Canaan Advertiser, May 14»
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Have you seen this lost New Canaan dog?
new-canaan-dog-duke “Our old dog Duke has run off,” Alec Taliaferro of New Canaan told the Advertiser Sunday afternoon. “He was last seen ... «New Canaan Advertiser, Nov 13»
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Jewiest Dog in Show
(According to the Canaan Dog Club of America, there are 4,000-year-old Middle-Eastern drawings of dogs that look very similar today's modern ... «Jewish Daily Forward, Feb 13»
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Grooming a Canaan Dog
The Canaan Dog is a natural dog breed that requires no fancy clipping or trimming. The Canaan Dogs in the States do not have coats as thick ... «Dog Channel, Jan 13»

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