wildebeest

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Afrikaans wildebees.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

wildebeest (plural wildebeest or wildebeests)

  1. Gnu.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Afrikaans wildebees. Equivalent to wilde +‎ beest.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋɪl.dəˌbeːst/
  • Hyphenation: wil‧de‧beest

Noun[edit]

wildebeest n (plural wildebeesten, diminutive wildebeestje n)

  1. gnu, wildebeest
    Synonym: gnoe