Afrikaans edit

Etymology edit

Compound of wors (sausage) +‎ hond (dog). Compare English wiener dog.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈvɔ(ː)rs.ɦɔnt/

Noun edit

worshond (plural worshonde, diminutive worshondjie)

  1. dachshund
    • 2007, Emile Joubert, Kouefront. Kortverhale, page 94:
      Albei worshonde is swart met bruin merke om die ken, pote en boude.
      Both dachshunds are black with brown blots around the chin, legs and buttocks.