aardwolf

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English[edit]

aardwolf
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Etymology[edit]

From Afrikaans aardwolf.

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Noun[edit]

aardwolf (plural aardwolves)

  1. The nocturnal, insectivorous, mammal, Proteles cristatus, of southern and eastern Africa, related to and resembling the hyena. [First attested in the mid 19th century.]

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From aarde (earth, soil) +‎ wolf.

Noun[edit]

aardwolf (plural aardwolwe)

  1. An aardwolf

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Afrikaans aardwolf.

Noun[edit]

aardwolf m (plural aardwolven, diminutive aardwolfje n)

  1. aardwolf

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