Definition of tigon
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There’s also the tigon, which has a lion mother and tiger father.
YESTERDAY’S ANSWER (mouseover to see): Search [offspring of female lion male tiger] to find this is called a tigon (or tiglon).
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Origin and Etymology of tigon
tiger + lion
First Known Use: 1926See Words from the same year
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