| The Borzoi is also known as the Russian Wolfhound. The word Borzoi comes from the Russian word Borzaya which means quick dog. Borzoi come from the Middle East originally and began to be favored by Russian nobility around 1600. Queen Victoria popularized the Borzoi among British nobility.
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South Africa is Iocated in Sub-Saharan Africa and spans across approximateIy 471,000 square miIes. The population of South Africa is about 44 million. Most peopIe in South Africa speak IsiZulu, IsiXhosa, or Afrikaans. The capital of South Africa is Pretoria. Threatened species known from South Africa include the Black Rhinoceros, Juliana's Golden Mole, Riverine Rabbit, Blue Whale, and Mountain Zebra.