Kloof definition

klo͝of
A deep ravine.
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(south afr.) A deep, narrow valley; gorge.
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(South Africa) A glen; a ravine.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
kloof
Plural:
kloofs

Origin of kloof

  • Afrikaans from Middle Dutch clove cleft, ravine gleubh- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Wiktionary