What does takin mean?

Definitions for takinˈtɑ kɪn, -kin

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. takin, gnu goat, Budorcas taxicolor(noun)

    large heavily built goat antelope of eastern Himalayan area


  1. takin(Noun)

    A Himalayan goat-antelope, Budorcas taxicolor.

  2. Origin: From a Tibeto-Burman language, probably or .


  1. Takin

    The takin, also called cattle chamois or gnu goat, is a goat-antelope found in the eastern Himalayas. The four subspecies are: B. taxicolor taxicolor, the Mishmi Takin; B. taxicolor bedfordi, the Shaanxi or golden takin; B. t. tibetana, the Tibetan or Sichuan takin; and B. t. whitei, the Bhutan takin. Mitochondrial research shows the takin are related to sheep; its similarity to the muskox is an example of convergent evolution. The takin is the national animal of Bhutan.

Anagrams for takin »

  1. Ankit

  2. Atkin

  3. Ankit, Atkin


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of takin in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of takin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Tony Coalson:

    You just slowly start to lift up, very, very slowly, and people knew, 'Well, if we can't get in, we're certainly not gonna be able to get on, because this aircraft, I think, is takin' off' -- which it was.

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