What does Tarzan mean?

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ˈtɑr zən, -zænTarzan

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Tarzannoun

    (sometimes used ironically) a man of great strength and agility (after the hero of a series of novels by Edgar Rice Burroughs)

  2. Tarzan, Tarzan of the Apesnoun

    a man raised by apes who was the hero of a series of novels by Edgar Rice Burroughs

Wiktionary

  1. Tarzannoun

    A strong man.

    Etymology: A name created by Edgar Rice Burroughs.

  2. Tarzannoun

    A heroic fictional character, raised in the jungle by apes.

    Etymology: A name created by Edgar Rice Burroughs.

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  1. Tarzan

    Tarzan is a fictional character, an archetypal feral child raised in the African jungles by the Mangani "great apes"; he later experiences civilization only to largely reject it and return to the wild as a heroic adventurer. Created by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Tarzan first appeared in the novel Tarzan of the Apes, and then in twenty-five sequels, three authorized books by other authors, and innumerable works in other media, authorized and not.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tarzan in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Tarzan in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Tarzan in a Sentence

  1. Paul Dergarabedian of comScore:

    Jeff Bock, a box office analyst with Exhibitor Relations, declared to Variety. But Ben-Hur isn't the only epic fail. Proving that Americans aren't impressed with much of Hollywood's summer slate, there have been multiple flops, including the Ghostbusters remake, Alice Through The Looking Glass, Star Trek Beyond, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows, Independence Day: Resurgence, The Legend of Tarzan, Warcraft, X Men: Apocalypse, and the Steven Spielberg directed fantasy, The BFG. Still, as The Wrap just reported, North American ticket sales are up 2.84 percent over 2015 receipts at this time. The films have cumulatively earned an astounding $4.14 billion domestic in figures calculated from 108 days after the first Friday in May until Aug. 22. This summer suffered from the problem of perception versus reality.

  2. Muharrem Ince:

    In recent days, as Tarzan has faced trouble, he's been rambling, we know he doesn't have a university diploma, but I'm wondering if he even has a middle school one.

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    a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.
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