gantelope


gante·lope

noun \ˈgant-ˌlōp\

Definition of GANTELOPE

archaic
:  2gauntlet

Variants of GANTELOPE

gante·lope or gant·lope \ˈgant-ˌlōp\

Origin of GANTELOPE

modification of Swedish gatlopp, from Old Swedish gatulop, from gata road + lop course
First Known Use: 1646

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