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pallah, noun

Forms:
paala, pallaShow more Also paala, palla, phalla.
Plurals:
unchanged, or pallahs.
Origin:
SeTswana, Sotho, VendaShow more SeTswana, Sotho, and Venda phala red antelope.
obs.
impala sense 1 a. Also attributive.
1802 Truter & Somerville in G.M. Theal Rec. of Cape Col. (1899) IV. 384Pieter Jacobs shot a handsome ram of a palla antelope, with fine horns.
1928 E.H.L. Schwarz Kalahari & its Native Races 57There was..any amount of palla, the bush springbok.
impala1 a. Also attributive.

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