One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A hartebeest, in particular one of a pale yellowish-brown race found in Kenya and Tanzania.
Alcelaphus buselaphus cokii, family Bovidae
- ‘The kongoni is perhaps the most anomalous species in our sample.’
- ‘However, even this broad pattern is not universal, for giraffes, impalas, and kongoni have their peak of births at the driest time of year.’
Early 20th century: from Kiswahili.
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