serval

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Etymology[edit]

From French serval, from Portuguese cerval (Iberian lynx), from Latin lupus (wolf) cervarius (pertaining to a stag) (wolf that hunts the stag), cervus (deer, stag).

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serval (plural servals)

  1. A medium-sized African wild cat, Leptailurus serval, formerly Felis serval.

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Portuguese[edit]

serval

Etymology[edit]

From French serval, from Portuguese cerval (Iberian lynx), from Latin lupus (wolf) cervarius (pertaining to a stag) (wolf that hunts the stag), cervus (deer, stag).

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Noun[edit]

serval m (plural servais)

  1. serval (Leptailurus serval)