tokoloshe

tokoloshi

/ (ˌtɒkɒˈlɒʃ, -ˈlɒʃɪ) /

noun

(in Bantu folklore) a malevolent mythical manlike animal of short statureAlso called: tikoloshe

Nearby words

  1. tokharian,
  2. tokio,
  3. toklas,
  4. tokodynamometer,
  5. tokology,
  6. tokonoma,
  7. tokorozawa,
  8. tokotoko,
  9. toktokkie,
  10. tokugawa

Word Origin for tokoloshe

from Xhosa uthikoloshe

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