banteng

[ ban-teng ]
/ ˈbæn tɛŋ /

noun, plural ban·tengs, (especially collectively) ban·ting.

a wild ox, Bos banteng (javanicus), of southeastern Asia and the Malay Archipelago, resembling the domestic cow: now greatly reduced in number.

Nearby words

  1. banstead,
  2. bant,
  3. bantam,
  4. bantam work,
  5. bantamweight,
  6. banter,
  7. banthine,
  8. banti's syndrome,
  9. banting,
  10. banting, sir frederick grant

Also ban·ting [bahn-ting] /ˈbɑn tɪŋ/.

Origin of banteng

< Indonesian Malay banténg < Javanese banṭéng

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