jakhals

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from another European language, ultimately from Turkish çakal, from Persian شغال(šağâl), from Sanskrit सृगाल (sṛgālá, jackal). Modified into the current form by folk etymology.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈjɑk.ɦɑls/, /ˈjɑ.kɑls/
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  • Hyphenation: jak‧hals

Noun[edit]

jakhals m (plural jakhalzen, diminutive jakhalsje n)

  1. jackal, one of certain canids of the genus Canis.

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