One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The tree Terminalia sericea (family Combretaceae) of southern Africa, which bears yellow flowers and silvery grey leaves and dominates large areas of sandy bushveld.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in David Livingstone (1813–1873), explorer and missionary. From Lozi muhonono. In form mogonono influenced by Tswana mogonono.
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