Definition of gang-gang in English:

gang-gang

noun

  • The cockatoo Callocephalon fimbriatum of southeastern Australia, which has grey plumage, and the male of which has a red head and crest.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Charles Sturt (1795–1869), soldier and explorer in Australia. From Wiradhuri (central New South Wales region) gang gang, of imitative origin.

Pronunciation

gang-gang

/ˈɡaŋɡaŋ/