What does ursine mean?

Definitions for ursineˈɜr saɪn, -sɪn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. ursine(adj)

    of or relating to or similar to bears


  1. ursine(Adjective)

    Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of bears.

  2. ursine(Adjective)

    Covered in stiff bristles.

  3. Origin: Mid 16th century, from ursinus, adjectival form of ursus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ursine(adj)

    of or pertaining to a bear; resembling a bear


  1. Ursine

    Ursine is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Lincoln County, Nevada, United States. It is located in the foothills of the White Rock Mountains on Eagle Valley about two miles downstream from the Eagle Valley Reservoir and Spring Valley State Park. The population was 91 at the 2010 census.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ursine

    ur′sin, adj. of or resembling a bear: thickly clothed with bristles, as certain caterpillars.—n. a bear.—n. Ur′sa, the name of two constellations, Ursa-Major and Ursa-Minor, the Great and the Little Bear.—adj. Ur′siform, in appearance like a bear.—n.pl. Ur′sinæ, the bears proper. [L.,—ursus, a bear.]

Anagrams for ursine »

  1. insure, inures, nursie


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ursine in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ursine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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