Definitions for kiangkiˈɑŋ
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a wild ass, Equus hemionus kiang, of Tibet and Mongolia.
Origin of kiang:
1880–85; < Tibetan kyang (sp. rkyang)
kiang, Equus kiang(noun)
wild ass of Tibet and Mongolia
A large wild ass Equus kiang native to the Tibetan Plateau.
Origin: From རྐྱང.
The kiang is the largest of the wild asses. It is native to the Tibetan Plateau, where it inhabits montane and alpine grasslands. Its current range is restricted to Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir, plains of the Tibetan plateau and northern Nepal along the Tibetan border. Other common names for this species include Tibetan wild ass, khyang, and gorkhar.
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