liger

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English[edit]

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A liger.
Five ligers lying down.

Etymology[edit]

Blend of lion and tiger

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Noun[edit]

liger (plural ligers)

  1. An animal born to a male lion and a tigress.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

liger

  1. first-person singular present passive subjunctive of ligō

Romansch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *leviārius, from Classical Latin levis (light; not heavy).

Adjective[edit]

liger m (feminine ligera, masculine plural ligers, feminine plural ligeras)

  1. (Puter, Vallader) light (of weight)
  2. (Puter, Vallader) easy
Synonyms[edit]
  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Surmiran) lev
  • (Sutsilvan) leav
  • (Vallader) leiv

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin legō, legere.

Verb[edit]

liger

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) to read
Alternative forms[edit]
  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Vallader) leger
  • (Puter) ler