- a small tan-colored antelope, Ourebia ourebi, of south and east Africa, with spikelike horns.
Origin of oribi
Examples from the Web for oribi
Historical Examples of oribi
Then the oribi were visible everywhere, usually in groups of four or six.
For instance, there's the oribi and the dik-dik, to say nothing of the steinbuck and the klipspringer.
Oribi: About 120, in the divisions of Albany and Alexandria.Our Vanishing Wild Life
William T. Hornaday
From where I stood looking at them hartebeest, kob, waterbuck, and oribi were also all in sight.A Book-Lover's Holidays in the Open
Pale′-ale, a light-coloured pleasant bitter ale; Pale′buck, an antelope, the oribi.
- a small African antelope, Ourebia ourebi, of grasslands and bush south of the Sahara, with fawn-coloured coat and, in the male, ridged spikelike horns