tiglon

noun
ti·​glon | \ ˈtī-glən How to pronounce tiglon (audio) \

Definition of tiglon

: a hybrid between a male tiger and a female lion

First Known Use of tiglon

1942, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tiglon

tiger + lion

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“Tiglon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tiglon. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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