See also: rhinocéros
- Any of several large herbivorous pachyderms native to Africa and Asia of the five extant species in the three extant genera in the family Rhinocerotidae, with thick, gray skin and one or two horns on their snouts.
- 1658, Brown, Thomas, “Of Unicorns Horn”, in Pseudodoxia Epidemica: Or Enquiries Into Very many Received Tenents And commonly Presumed Truths. The Fourth Edition, page 203:
- Herein therefore to draw up our determinations beside the several pieces of Scripture mentioning this Animal (which some may well contend to be only meant of the Rhinoceros) we are so far from denying there is any Unicorn at all, that we affirme there are many kinds thereof. In the number of Quadrapedes we will concede no less then five; that is the Indian Oxe, Indian Ass, Rhinoceros, the Oryx, and that which is more eminently termed Monoceros, or Unicornis.
- (by extension) A member of the superfamily Rhinocerotoidae, including hornless members of the extinct genus Paraceratherium.
- First Rhinoceros Party
- Second Rhinoceros Party
- Rhino, Rhinos (cf. also the homophones: RINO, RINOs, Republican(s) In Name Only)
- rhinoceros beetle
- Rhinoceros Party of Canada (French: Parti Rhinocéros du Canada) (1963–1993)
- Rhinoceros Party (French: Parti Rhinocéros)
- Rhino Party (French: Parti Rhino)
herbivorous pachyderm with horn(s)
- (Classical) IPA(key): /riːˈno.ke.roːs/, [riːˈnɔkɛroːs̠]
- (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /riˈno.t͡ʃe.ros/, [riˈnɔːt͡ʃɛrɔs]
- rhinoceros in Karl Ernst Georges, Ausführliches lateinisch-deutsches Handwörterbuch
- rhinoceros in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
- rhinoceros in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
- rhinoceros in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette