kraal

Part of speech: noun

A village, or group of native huts; also, a sheepfold, or enclosure for cattle.

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Usage examples "kraal":

  1. Here he established his military kraal in a district thirty- six hundred and fifty feet above the sea and one hundred and twenty miles inland from Sofala. - "The Negro", W.E.B. Du Bois.
  2. Having taken the fence, they thought that they might as well take the kraal also, so they just ran over it. - "Maiwa's Revenge The War of the Little Hand", H. Rider Haggard.
  3. The kraal- gate was down, and they had gone. - "Jess", H. Rider Haggard.