Dallas Zoo names 6-foot-tall baby giraffe Kopano

Baby giraffe Kopano (NBC/KXAS)

DALLAS (NBC/KXAS) — The Dallas Zoo has announced the name for one of its newest — and cutest – additions: Kopano. The little guy was born on Oct. 26, and he is already 6 feet tall and weighs 120 pounds.

His name was chosen in an online poll on the Zoo’s website. Kopano means “united” in the Tswana language of the African nation of Botswana.

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