Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A young or small wolf.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A little or young wolf.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A young or small wolf.

Etymologies

wolf +‎ -kin (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Yes, this wolfkin will grow up lean and ugly-looking, like any wolf.

    John of the Woods

  • Kite and kestrel, wolf and wolfkin, from the wilderness, wallow in it,

    Enoch Arden & c.

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