- a leopard; specif.,
- a black leopard
- a large or fierce leopard
Origin of pantherMiddle English pantere ; from Old French pantère ; from Classical Latin panthera ; from Classical Greek panth?r
- A large wild cat such as a leopard or jaguar, especially in a color form with black fur.
- See cougar.
Origin of pantherMiddle English pantere, from Old French and from Old English panthera, both from Latin panth&emacron;ra, from Greek panth&emacron;r.
panther - Computer Definition
Version 10.3 of the Mac OS X operating system. Introduced in 2003, Panther included a new style of browsing window in Finder, video conferencing (iChat AV), fast switching between users on the same machine and numerous other features. See Mac OS X.