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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Something having three forks or prongs, such as a trident.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Something having three forks or prongs, as a trident.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Three-forked; three-pronged.
  • n. Something having three forks, as the three-pointed thunderbolt of Jove, the trident of Neptune, or the trisula of Siva.


Latin trisulcus; tri- + sulcus a furrow. (Wiktionary)



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