Malania

noun Ma·la·nia \məˈlānēə\

Definition of Malania

  1. :  a genus of living coelacanth fishes represented by a single specimen taken in shallow water north of Madagascar — compare latimeria

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Origin and Etymology of malania

New Latin, from Daniel F. Malan †1959 South African political leader + New Latin -ia


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