Definition of Welsh corgi in English:

Welsh corgi

nounplural noun Welsh corgis

  • A dog of a short-legged breed with a foxlike head.

    • ‘In July 2005, surgery was performed at Veterinary Hospital of The University of Tokyo on a Welsh corgi suffering from a skull tumor.’

Pronunciation

Welsh corgi

/welSH ˈkôrɡē/ /wɛlʃ ˈkɔrɡi/

Origin

1920s from Welsh, from cor ‘dwarf’ + ci ‘dog’.