from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See collared peccary.
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- n. The peccary, especially the collared peccary
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- n. dark grey peccary with an indistinct white collar; of semi desert areas of Mexico and southwestern United States
Alteration of Spanish jabalina, feminine of jabalí, jabalín, wild boar, from Arabic (ḫinzīr) jabalī, mountain (swine), from jabal, mountain; see gbl in Semitic roots.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Spanish jabalín ("wild boar"), from jabalí, from Arabic جبلي (jabalī, "of the mountains"), from جبل (jábal, "mountain"). (Wiktionary)