Definición de kierie en inglés:

kierie

Saltos de línea: kierie
Pronunciación: /ˈkɪri
 
/

sustantivo (plural kieries)

South African
  • A short, thick stick with a knobbed head, traditionally used as a club or missile by the indigenous peoples of South Africa.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • In this shot, the machete is not a weapon but a counterbalance to the kierie in the man's left hand.
    • In an interview with the Daily Dispatch yesterday, Van Rooyen, 47, said the ‘unprovoked attack’ - with fists and a ‘kierie’ - had left him badly bruised and bleeding from his nose and left ear.

Origen

from Khoikhoi kirri 'walking stick'.

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día kerf
Pronunciación: kəːf
noun
a slit made by cutting with a saw