goral

noun

go·​ral
ˈgōrəl
variants or gooral
ˈgu̇r-
plural gorals or goral or goorals or gooral
: any of several goat antelopes (genus Naemorhedus) occurring from the southern Himalayas to northern parts of China and being closely related to the Rocky Mountain goat

Word History

Etymology

perhaps from a modern Indic word derived from Sanskrit gaura gaur

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“Goral.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/goral. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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