An·​go·​ni | \ aŋˈgōnē, anˈ- \
plural -s

Definition of Angoni

: an animal of an eastern African native strain of zebu cattle

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First Known Use of Angoni

1904, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Angoni

from Angoniland, plateau region in southwestern Nyasaland, Africa

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“Angoni.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 13 December 2019.

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