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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A large wild ass (Equus hemionus subsp. kiang) of the mountains of Asia.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A large wild ass, Equus kiang, native to the Tibetan Plateau.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The dziggetai.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A river: a part of many place-names in China and neighboring countries: as, Yang-tse-kiang (that is, the river Yang-tse). Also spelled keang.
  • n. See kyang.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. wild ass of Tibet and Mongolia

Etymologies

Tibetan rkyan.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Tibetan རྐྱང (rkyan). (Wiktionary)

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