any of a family (Vombatidae) of burrowing marsupials resembling small bears, found in Australia, Tasmania, and several Pacific islands
Origin of wombat; from name in a language of Australia
Any of several stocky burrowing Australian marsupials of the family Vombatidae, somewhat resembling a small bear and feeding mainly on grass, leaves, and roots.
Origin of wombatDharuk wambad.
From Dharug wambad, wambaj, or wambag. It was originally written whom-batt in English.