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See also: Zebu, zébu, and zebù

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EtymologyEdit

From French zébu, from Tibetan (perhaps མཛོ་པོ (mdzo po, male bull-yak hybrid)).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈziː.buː/, /ˈziː.bjuː/, /ˈzɛ.buː/, /ˈzɛ.bjuː/, /ˈzeɪ.buː/, /ˈzeɪ.bjuː/
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NounEdit

zebu (plural zebus)

  1. A domesticated ox native to Asia and Africa, having a large fleshy hump on its back and a dewlap (Bos primigenius indicus).

SynonymsEdit

 
A zebu (kind of bovine).

TranslationsEdit

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RomanizationEdit

zebu

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ゼブ

PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zebu n

  1. zebu

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French zébu, from Tibetan.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

zebu m (plural zebus)

  1. zebu (domesticated ox native to Asia and Africa)