What does vulpine mean?

Definitions for vulpineˈvʌl paɪn, -pɪn

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vulpine, vulpecular(adj)

    resembling or characteristic of a fox

    "vulpine cunning"


  1. vulpine(Adjective)

    Pertaining to a fox.

  2. vulpine(Adjective)

    Having the characteristics of a fox, foxlike; cunning.

  3. Origin: From vulpinus, from vulpes, earlier volpes, from wl(o)p-. Cognate with llywarn, ἀλώπηξ, աղուէս, dhelpër, vilpišỹs, lopāśa.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vulpine(adj)

    of or pertaining to the fox; resembling the fox; foxy; cunning; crafty; artful

  2. Origin: [L. vulpinus, from vulpes a fox.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Vulpine

    vul′pin, adj. relating to or like the fox: cunning.—adj. Vulpec′ūlar, vulpine.—ns. Vul′picide, the killing of a fox: a fox-killer; Vul′pinism, craftiness. [L.,—vulpes, a fox.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vulpine in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vulpine in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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