Definition of Maltese dog. Meaning of Maltese dog. Synonyms of Maltese dog

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Definition of Maltese dog

Maltese dog
Maltese Mal*tese", a. Of or pertaining to Malta or to its inhabitants. -- n. sing. & pl. A native or inhabitant of Malta; the people of Malta. Maltese cat (Zo["o]l.), a mouse-colored variety of the domestic cat. Maltese cross. See Illust. 5, of Cross. Maltese dog (Zo["o]l.), a breed of small terriers, having long silky white hair. The breed originated in Malta.

Meaning of Maltese dog from wikipedia

- The Maltese is a breed of dog in the toy group. It is thought to have originated in south-central Europe from dogs of spitz type. Despite the name, it...
- spoken by Maltese people Maltese people, people from Malta or of Maltese descent Maltese dog Maltese goat Maltese cat Maltese tiger Maltese (surname)...
- a Maltese breed of hunting dog. It is traditionally used for rabbit-hunting in the rocky terrain of the islands; the Maltese name means "rabbit dog"....
- body with black spots. Cupcake (voiced by Jill Talley) — A bitter pink Maltese dog who likes to bully other animals, especially Bingo and Rolly. She becomes...
- the top dog. Malteses then led the way as the most po****r dog from 1936 all the way through to 1952, when the Beagle became the number one dog until 1959...
- closest relative within the Bichon group is the Maltese but it is unclear as to whether the Maltese is its direct ancestor or descendant. The Bolognese...
- media Maltese (Maltese: Malti) is a Semitic language derived from late medieval Sicilian Arabic with Romance superstrata spoken by the Maltese people...
- of dog of the Spitz type that is named for the Pomerania region in north-west Poland and north-east Germany in Central Europe. classed as a toy dog breed...
- Little Lion Dog) Papillon Petit Brabançon (Small Brabant Griffon) Phalène (Epagneul nain Continental, Continental Toy Spaniel) Lhasa Apso Maltese Mi-Ki Pekingese...
- and philosophical observations of "Maf" (short for "Mafia Honey"), a Maltese dog given to Marilyn Monroe by Frank Sinatra. The novel won O'Hagan a Glenfiddich...