from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small agile African antelope (Oreotragus oreotragus) having large ears.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A small antelope native to eastern and southern Africa having a dense, brown, speckled coat.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A small, graceful South African antelope (Nanotragus oreotragus), which, like the chamois, springs from one crag to another with great agility; -- called also kainsi.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A pygmyantelope of South Africa, Oreotragus saltatrix or Nanotragus oreotragus, inhabiting the rocky fastnesses of the Cape.
Afrikaans : klip, cliff (from Middle Dutch klippe) + springer, jumper (from springen, to leap, from Middle Dutch).(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Afrikaans, literally "rock jumper". (Wiktionary)