javelina

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

ja·ve·li·na

noun \ˌhä-və-ˈlē-nə\

Definition of JAVELINA

:  peccary

Origin of JAVELINA

American Spanish jabalina, from Spanish, feminine of jabalí wild boar, from Arabic jabalī
First Known Use: 1822

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: javelin bat
Previous Word in the Dictionary: javelin
All Words Near: javelina

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up javelina? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More