gnu

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See also: Gnu, GNU, and gnú

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Taken from Nama, likely onomatopoeic of the grunt-type noise of the gnu.

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a few gnus

gnu (plural gnus)

  1. A large antelope of the genus Connochaetes, native to Africa having curved horns.

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Danish[edit]

Danish Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From German Gnu, from Afrikaans ghnoe, from Bantu.

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  • IPA(key): /ɡnuː/, [ɡ̊nuːˀ]

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gnu c (singular definite gnuen, plural indefinite gnuer)

  1. gnu, wildebeest

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  • IPA(key): [ɡnuː]
  • Rhymes: -uː
  • Hyphenation: gnu

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gnu

  1. gnu, wildebeest (antelope of the genus Connochaetes)
  2. black wildebeest, white-tailed gnu, Connochaetes gnou (large antelope native to south Africa)
  3. blue wildebeest, brindled gnu, Connochaetes taurinus (large antelope native to eastern Africa)

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Italian[edit]

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gnu m (invariable)

  1. gnu

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gnu n

  1. gnu

Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:

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Noun[edit]

gnu m (plural gnus)

  1. gnu