steinbock

noun
stein·​bock | \ ˈstīnˌbäk \
plural -s

Definition of steinbock

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History and Etymology for steinbock

Noun

German, from Old High German steinboc; akin to Old English stānbucca ibex, Middle Dutch steenboc; all from a prehistoric West Germanic compound whose first element is represented by Old English stān stone and whose second element is represented by Old English bucca buck

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“Steinbock.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/steinbock. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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