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kraal

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noun \ ˈkrȯl , ˈkräl \

Definition of kraal

1 a :a village of southern African natives
b :the native village community
2 :an enclosure for animals especially in southern Africa

Origin and Etymology of kraal

Afrikaans, from Portuguese curral pen for cattle, enclosure, from Vulgar Latin *currale enclosure for vehicles — more at corral


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kraal

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Definition of kraal

transitive verb
:to pen in a kraal

First Known Use of kraal

1827


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