Definition of Griffin. Meaning of Griffin. Synonyms of Griffin
Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Griffin. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Griffin and, of course, Griffin synonyms and on the right images related to the word Griffin.
Definition of Griffin
Griffin Grif"fin, n.
An Anglo-Indian name for a person just arrived from Europe.
GriffinGriffin Grif"fin, Griffon Grif"fon, n. [OE. griffin,
griffon, griffoun, F. griffon, fr. L. gryphus, equiv to
gryps, Gr. ?; -- so called because of the hooked beak, and
akin to grypo`s curved, hook-nosed.]
1. (Myth.) A fabulous monster, half lion and half eagle. It
is often represented in Grecian and Roman works of art.
2. (Her.) A representation of this creature as an heraldic
3. (Zo["o]l.) A species of large vulture (Gyps fulvus)
found in the mountainous parts of Southern Europe, North
Africa, and Asia Minor; -- called also gripe, and
grype. It is supposed to be the ``eagle' of the Bible.
The bearded griffin is the lammergeir. [Written also
4. An English early apple.
Meaning of Griffin from wikipedia
- The griffin
, griffon, or gryphon
(Gr****: γρύφων, grýphōn, or γρύπων, grýpōn, early
form γρύψ, grýps; Latin: gryphus, meaning
"curved", in the sense
- Blake Austin Griffin
16, 1989) is an American professional basketball player
for the Detroit Pistons
of the National Basketball
4, 1960), known
as Kathy Griffin
, is an American comedian
and actress. She has starred
in numerous comedy
- Griffin Alexander Gluck
24, 2000) is an American
actor. On television, he is notable
for his starring
role as Charlie
in Red Band Society...
16, 1964) is an American
singer-songwriter and musician. She is a vocalist
and plays guitar
and piano. She is known...
- Forrest Griffin
(born July 1, 1979) is an American retired mixed martial artist
and a UFC Hall of Famer. Since
2005, he has been signed
to the Ultimate...
- Mervyn Edward Griffin
Jr. (July 6, 1925 – August
12, 2007) was an American television
host and media
mogul. He began
as a radio
and big band...
III (born February
12, 1990), nicknamed
RG3 or RGIII, is an American football quarterback
for the Baltimore Ravens
of the National...
- Roman Griffin Davis
(born 5 March
2007) is a British child
actor. He is known
for his title
role in the film Jojo Rabbit
(2019). Roman Griffin Davis
- Griffin Patrick
O'Neal (born October
28, 1964) is an American
actor. O'Neal was born in Los Angeles
Ryan O'Neal and his first
wife, the late...
Recent Searches ...
Related images to Griffin