What does boar mean?

Definitions for boarbɔr, boʊr

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wild boar, boar, Sus scrofa(noun)

    Old World wild swine having a narrow body and prominent tusks from which most domestic swine come; introduced in United States

  2. boar(noun)

    an uncastrated male hog


  1. boar(Noun)

    A wild boar (Sus scrofa), the wild ancestor of the domesticated pig.

  2. boar(Noun)

    A male pig.

  3. Origin: boor, from bar, from baizaz (compare beer, German dialect Bär), from bʰoidʰ-s-o (compare baisas 'terrible apparition', бѣсъ 'demon'), enlargement of -. More at bad.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Boar(noun)

    the uncastrated male of swine; specifically, the wild hog

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Boar

    bōr, n. the male of swine, or its flesh.—adj. Boar′ish, swinish: brutal.—n. Boar′-spear, a spear used in boar-hunting. [A.S. bár; Dut. beer; Ger. bär.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of boar in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of boar in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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