toto

noun
to·​to | \ ˈtōˌtō \
plural -s

Definition of toto

: a young one : baby, child asked the chief if there was a small boy, a toto, who would like to enter my service— R. S. B. Baker especially : the young of an animal saw two more rhinos … a mother and a half-grown totoNatural History

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History and Etymology for toto

of Bantu origin; akin to Swahili mtoto child

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“Toto.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/toto. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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