gemsbok vs gemsbuck what difference

what is difference between gemsbok and gemsbuck

English

Etymology

From Afrikaans gemsbok, from Dutch gems (chamois) + bok (buck), the former from German Gämse, of uncertain origin.

Noun

gemsbok (plural gemsboks or gemsbok)

  1. A large African antelope (Oryx gazella).

Synonyms

  • gemsbuck

Derived terms

  • bastard gemsbok (Hippotragus equinus)

Translations


Afrikaans

Etymology

From Dutch gems (chamois) + bok (buck).

Noun

gemsbok (plural gemsbokke)

  1. gemsbok


English

Noun

gemsbuck (plural gemsbucks)

  1. Alternative form of gemsbok

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