- another name for ibex
C17: from German Steinbock; compare steenbok
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He could see the young man waiting in vain, at the Hotel Steinbock.Samuel Brohl & Company
Tears rose to Steinbock's eyes as he heard her vehement and artless speech.
"Then I shall break the mould and the model as soon as I go home," said Steinbock.
"And she is madly in love with my friend Steinbock," Leon de Lora put in.
The chef's attentions were, in fact, devoted to Louise, the Countess Steinbock's maid.