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Pronunciation of Jackal: Learn how to pronounce Jackal in English correctly

Learn how to say Jackal correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word jackal:

a slender long-legged wild dog that feeds on carrion, game, and fruit and often hunts cooperatively, found in Africa and southern Asia.
Genus Canis, family Canidae: four species

early 17th century: from Turkish çakal, from Persian šagāl. The change in the first syllable was due to association with jack1