Alsatian

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Al·sa·tian / alˈsāshən/ • n. 1. chiefly Brit. another term for German shepherd.2. a native or inhabitant of Alsace.• adj. of or relating to Alsace or its inhabitants.

nockerln

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nockerln Austrian, German; small oval dumplings served with soups, stews, goulash, etc., known as noques in Alsace. Butternockerln are made with butter. Lebernockerln contain fried, finely chopped liver.

Alsatian

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Alsatian German shepherd dog. XX. f. Alsatia Alsace.