noun or·i·bi \ˈȯrəbē\
variants: less commonly



Definition of oribi



  1. :  any of several small antelopes (genus Ourebia) of southern and eastern Africa that are tawny yellow above and white below and have straight annulated horns about five inches long

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Origin and Etymology of oribi

Afrikaans oribi, probably from Hottentot (Nama dialect) arab

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