Takin meaning

täkēn
A large goat antelope (Budorcas taxicolor) of the mountains of China, Myanmar (Burma), and the Himalayas, having a broad head, a shaggy yellow-brown coat, and horns that curve back and then up at the tips.
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A goatlike bovid ruminant (Budorcas taxicolor) of the Himalayan forests.
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A goat-antelope, species Budorcas taxicolor.
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Eye dialect spelling of taking.
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Origin of takin

  • Probably from Digaro (Tibeto-Burman language of northeast India)

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From a Tibeto-Burman language, probably Miju-Mishmi or Digaro-Mishmi.

    From Wiktionary