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

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word oryx:

a large antelope living in arid regions of Africa and Arabia, having dark markings on the face and long horns.
Genus Oryx, family Bovidae: three species, including the Arabian oryx (O. leucoryx). See also beisa, scimitar oryx

late Middle English: via Latin from Greek orux ‘stonemason’s pickaxe’ (because of its pointed horns)