What does ibex mean?

Definitions for ibex
ˈaɪ bɛks; ˈɪb əˌsiz, ˈaɪ bə-ibex

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word ibex.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ibex, Capra ibexnoun

    wild goat of mountain areas of Eurasia and northern Africa having large recurved horns

Wiktionary

  1. ibexnoun

    a type of wild mountain goat of the genus Capra, such as the species Capra ibex

  2. Etymology: From ibex, 'chamois', from Iberian or Aquitanian; akin to Old Spanish bezerro, 'bull' (mod. becerro 'yearling').

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ibexnoun

    one of several species of wild goats having very large, recurved horns, transversely ridged in front; -- called also steinbok

  2. Etymology: [L., a kind of goat, the chamois.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ibex

    ī′beks, n. a genus of goats, inhabiting the Alps and other mountainous regions. [L.]

Suggested Resources

  1. IBEX

    What does IBEX stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the IBEX acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce ibex?

How to say ibex in sign language?

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ibex in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ibex in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of ibex in a Sentence

  1. Maru Biadglegn:

    Twenty years ago, it was difficult to find walia ibex, the number was only 150. Now there is the protection and expansion of their habitat, we have more than 900 individuals.

Popularity rank by frequency of use

ibex#10000#50047#100000

Translations for ibex

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for ibex »

Translation

Find a translation for the ibex definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Discuss these ibex definitions with the community:

0 Comments

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "ibex." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 28 Sep. 2022. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/ibex>.

    Are we missing a good definition for ibex? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Image or illustration of

    ibex

    Credit »

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a words master?

    »
    find repugnant
    • A. render
    • B. abhor
    • C. rumpus
    • D. abash

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for ibex: