a hog (Sus scrofa) living wild in Europe, Africa, and Asia, from which domestic hogs were derived
A wild pig (Sus scrofa) of Eurasia and northern Africa, having dark dense bristles and four tusks in the male. It is the ancestor of the domestic swine.
(plural wild boars)
- A wild swine native to Europe and North Africa, Sus scrofa.
- attributive form of wild boar, noun.