Definition of mokoro in English:

mokoro

Pronunciation /məˈkɔːrəʊ/

noun

  • A dugout canoe.

    Originally and chiefly with reference to such a canoe used by the peoples of the Okavango Swamps in Botswana.

Origin

Late 19th century. From Tswana mokoro (1856 or earlier in Noka ea Mokoròn (lake of boats) recorded as a name (for Lake Ngami)). Compare.