Definition of sakabula in English:


Line breaks: saka|bula
Pronunciation: /ˌsakəˈbuːlə/

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South African
  • A widowbird of SE Africa, the mainly black male of which has a very long tail.
    • Euplectes progne, family Ploceidae. Alternative name: long-tailed widowbird


late 19th century: from Xhosa and Zulu isakabula.

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