the Australian wild dog (Canis dingo), usually tawny in color, with short, pointed ears and a bushy tail
Origin of dingonative name
A wild dog (Canis lupus subsp. dingo) of Australia and Southeast Asia, having a reddish-brown or yellowish-brown coat.
Origin of dingoDharuk di&njlig;gu
Canis lupis subsp. dingo
(plural dingos or dingoes)
- Canis lupus dingo , a wild dog native to Australia.
From Dharug dingu (“tame dingo”).