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  1. Yorkshire terriernoun

    very small breed having a long glossy coat of bluish-grey and tan


  1. Yorkshire Terriernoun

    A breed of toy dog having a long, glossy coat


  1. Yorkshire Terrier

    The Yorkshire Terrier is a British breed of toy dog of terrier type. It is among the smallest of the terriers and indeed of all dog breeds, with a weight of no more than 3.2 kg. It originated in the nineteenth century in the English county of Yorkshire, for which it is named. Their coats are typically tan on the head with a dark steel-grey body, but they can come in a variety of colors.It is a playful and energetic dog, usually kept as a companion dog. It has contributed to the development of other breeds including the Silky Terrier, and also to cross-breeds such as the Yorkipoo.


  1. yorkshire terrier

    The Yorkshire Terrier, often referred to as the Yorkie, is a small breed of dog originating from England's Yorkshire region. They are known for their long, silky blue and tan coat that is parted on the dog's back and allowed to grow to the floor. With a maximum weight of 7 pounds (3.2 kg), Yorkies are classified as a toy breed. Their personalities are described as courageous, bold, and energetic. Despite their small size, they are often protective and assertive, making them good watchdogs. Yorkshire Terriers require regular grooming due to their long hair.


  1. Yorkshire Terrier

    The Yorkshire Terrier is a small dog breed of terrier type, developed in the 19th century in the county of Yorkshire, England, to catch rats in clothing mills, also used for rat-baiting. The defining features of the breed are its maximum size of 7 pounds and its gray, black, and tan coat. The breed is nicknamed Yorkie and is placed in the Toy Terrier section of the Terrier Group by the Fédération Cynologique Internationale and in the Toy Group or Companion Group by other kennel clubs, although all agree that the breed is a terrier. A popular companion dog, the Yorkshire Terrier has also been part of the development of other breeds, such as the Australian Silky Terrier.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of yorkshire terrier in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of yorkshire terrier in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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  • يوركشاير جحرArabic
  • یورکشایر تریرPersian
  • yorkshire terrierArmenian
  • ಯಾರ್ಕ್ಷೈರ್ ಟೆರಿಯರ್Kannada
  • йоркширский терьерRussian
  • Yorkshire TerrierThai
  • יאָרקשער טעריערYiddish

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