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Etymology

1. orangutan

noun. ['ɔˈræŋətæn, ɔˈræŋətɑːn'] large long-armed ape of Borneo and Sumatra having arboreal habits.

Synonyms

  • Pongo
  • great ape
  • pongid
  • orangutang
  • orang
  • Pongo pygmaeus

Etymology

  • orang utan (Malay (macrolanguage))

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Rhymes with Orangutan

  • albritton
  • allbritton
  • alliston
  • congleton
  • connaughton
  • creviston
  • crunkleton
  • culleton
  • deniston
  • denniston
  • eccleston
  • edmiston
  • eggleton
  • egleston
  • elliston
  • embleton
  • embleton
  • futon
  • hambleton
  • humiston

How do you pronounce orangutan?

Pronounce orangutan as ɔˈræŋətɑn.

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Sentences with orangutan


1. Adjective
The zoo also boats the largest gorilla and orangutan population in the United States.

2. Noun, singular or mass
About the same age, a young orangutan may have her first baby.

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