Definition of Ibizan hound in English:

Ibizan hound


  • A dog of a breed of hound from Ibiza, characterized by large, pointed, pricked ears and white, yellowish-brown, or reddish-brown coloring.

    ‘In addition to salukis, eligible breeds are whippets, greyhounds, Afghan hounds, borzois, Ibizan hounds, and Scottish deerhounds.’
    • ‘Some of those canines have been identified as greyhounds, salukis, pharoah hounds and Ibizan hounds.’
    • ‘If this is true, it may be that the Phoenician traders brought the Ibizan hound to Ibiza from Egypt.’


Ibizan hound

/iˌbēzən ˈhound/ /ɪˌbizən ˈhaʊnd/