herola

noun
he·​ro·​la | \hə̇ˈrōlə\
plural -s

Definition of herola 

: a large yellowish tawny African antelope (Damaliscus hunteri) with markings on face and tail

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First Known Use of herola

1908, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for herola

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