Wombat meaning

wŏm'băt'
Any of several stocky burrowing Australian marsupials of the family Vombatidae, somewhat resembling a small bear and feeding mainly on grass, leaves, and roots.
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Any of a family (Vombatidae) of burrowing marsupials resembling small bears, found in Australia, Tasmania, and several Pacific islands.
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Any of several herbivorous, burrowing marsupials, of the family Vombatidae, mainly found in southern and eastern Australia.
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Origin of wombat

  • Dharuk wambad
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From Dharug wambad, wambaj, or wambag. It was originally written whom-batt in English.
    From Wiktionary