Definition of entellus in English:

entellus

(also entellus monkey)

noun

  • another term for hanuman
    • ‘Scientifically, Hanuman langurs are named either Semnopithecus entellus or Presbytis entellus within a genus of colobine primates, a sub-unit of Old World monkeys.’

Origin

Mid 19th century: from the name of an aged Trojan in Virgil's Aeneid.

Pronunciation

entellus

/ɪnˈtɛləs//ɛnˈtɛləs/