What does black bear mean?

Definitions for black bear

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word black bear.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Asiatic black bear, black bear, Ursus thibetanus, Selenarctos thibetanus(noun)

    bear with a black coat living in central and eastern Asia

  2. American black bear, black bear, Ursus americanus, Euarctos americanus(noun)

    brown to black North American bear; smaller and less ferocious than the brown bear


  1. black bear(Noun)

    The American black bear, Ursus americanus, indigenous to North America.

  2. black bear(Noun)

    Asiatic black bear, Ursus thibetanus.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of black bear in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of black bear in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Guillaume Chapron:

    Maybe the wolf is your black bear.

  2. Mitch Marcus:

    It's quite unusual and exciting for a Michigan lakeshore black bear to move this far south.

  3. Gary Bitner:

    I have never heard of a case of a bear being in a traffic accident, we have had cases of Florida panthers being involved in car accident, but not a Florida black bear.

  4. George Kourounis:

    I spotted something moving out of the corner of my eye and that something was a great big black bear looking for food in this dumpster just outside the hotel, it was crazy.

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Translations for black bear

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • এশিয়ান কালো ভাল্লুক, এশিয়ান কালো ভালুকBengali
  • baribal, ós del Tibet, ós negre americàCatalan, Valencian
  • Azia nigra urso, Amerika nigra ursoEsperanto
  • oso tibetano, oso negro, baribal, oso negro asiático, oso del HimalayaSpanish
  • mustakarhu, kauluskarhuFinnish
  • ours noir d'Asie, ours noir, ours à collier du Tibet, baribalFrench
  • béar dubh Meiriceánach, béar dubh ÁiseachIrish
  • orso dal collare, orso nero americano, orso tibetano, baribalItalian
  • shash łizhinígíí, shash bitéélgaígííNavajo, Navaho
  • urso-negroPortuguese
  • гимала́йский медве́дь, бариба́л, чёрный гимала́йский медве́дь, чёрный уссури́йский медве́дь, белогру́дый медве́дь, чёрный медве́дьRussian
  • หมีควาย, หมีดำThai
  • 黑熊Chinese

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