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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Afrikaans, literally "rock jumper".

NounEdit

klipspringer ‎(plural klipspringers)

  1. A small antelope native to eastern and southern Africa having a dense, brown, speckled coat.

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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

klip(rock) +‎ springer(jumper)

NounEdit

klipspringer ‎(plural klipspringers)

  1. klipspringer

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Afrikaans klipspringer(klipspringer), a compound of klip(rock) + springer(jumper). Both components of the compound have identically written cognates in Dutch, with the first being a false friend to Dutch klip(cliff).

NounEdit

klipspringer m ‎(plural klipspringers, diminutive klipspringertje n)

  1. klipspringer