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noun (wolves)
  1. A large wild canid (member of the dog family), closely related to, and at times consanguineous to the domestic dog, which is considered a subspecies of the wolf.
  2. (the Wolf) The constellation w:Lupus, Lupus.
  3. A man who makes amorous advances on many women.
Translations: 
  • Dutch: wolf
  • French: loup , louve
  • German: Wolf
  • Italian: lupo
    (trans-mid)
  • Spanish: lobo , loba
verb (wolfs, wolfing, wolfed, wolfed)
  1. (transitive) To devour; to gobble; to eat (something) voraciously.
Translations: 
  • French: dévorer, engloutir
  • German: herunterschlingen
  • Spanish: devorar, engullir
Etymology: From < wulf <
  • wulfaz < (PIE.)
  • wlqwos/lukwos, < Proto-Indo-European base
  • wlp-/lup-. Cognates include Sanskrit vrkas, Polish wilk, Lithuanian vilkas, Russian ', Albanian ulk, Latin vulpes, and probably Greek ' and Latin lupus.



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