Definition of kori in English:

kori

(also kori bustard)

noun

  • A very large bustard with a crested head, native to sub-Saharan Africa.

    • ‘The great bustard ranks alongside the kori bustard and mute swan as the world's heaviest flying birds.’
    • ‘I confess to the herder that I don't really know what a houbara looks like, having only encountered the kori bustard of the savannah.’

Origin

Early 19th century: from Setswana kgori.

Pronunciation:

kori

/ˈkɔːri/