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A liger.
 
Five ligers lying down.

EtymologyEdit

Blend of lion +‎ tiger

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

liger (plural ligers)

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

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LatinEdit

RomanschEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

AdjectiveEdit

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

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

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin legō, legere.

VerbEdit

liger

  1. (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) to read
Alternative formsEdit
  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Vallader) leger
  • (Puter) ler