Lhasa-Apso and Shih-Tzu

Lhasa-Apso

The Lhasa Apso ( ) is a non-sporting dog breed originating in Tibet. It was bred as an interior sentinel in the Buddhist monasteries, who alerted the monks to any intruders who entered.

Lhasa apso n : a breed of terrier having a long heavy coat raised in Tibet as watchdogs [syn: {Lhasa}]

Lhasa \Lhasa\ n. The capital city of Tibet; it is the sacred city of Lamaism. Syn: Lassa, Lasa, capital of Tibet. [WordNet 1.5] 2. A breed of terrier having a long heavy coat raised in Tibet as watchdogs; also called {Lhasa apso}. Syn: Lhasa apso. [WordNet 1.5]

Shih-Tzu

A Shih Tzu ( ; Mandarin: ) is a breed of dog weighing with long silky hair. The breed originated in China.

Shih-Tzu n : a Chinese breed of small dog similar to a Pekingese

Data Sources:

  • lhasa-apso: WordNet (r) 2.0
  • lhasa-apso: The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.44
  • shih-tzu: WordNet (r) 2.0

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