bontebok

noun
bon·​te·​bok | \ˈbäntə̇ˌbäk\
variants: or less commonly bontebuck \-​ˌbək \
plural bontebok or bonteboks

Definition of bontebok 

: a southern African antelope (Damaliscus dorcas dorcas synonym D. pygargus) that is now extinct except in semidomestication and is of a purplish red color with a white face and rump

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History and Etymology for bontebok

Afrikaans bontebok, bontbok, from bont spotted (from Middle Dutch, probably from Medieval Latin punctus dotted) + bok male antelope, male goat, from Middle Dutch boc; akin to Old High German boc male goat

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