mantiger


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Noun1.mantiger - a mythical monster having the head of man (with horns) and the body of a lion and the tail of a scorpionmantiger - a mythical monster having the head of man (with horns) and the body of a lion and the tail of a scorpion
mythical creature, mythical monster - a monster renowned in folklore and myth
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manticorealso spelledmantichora or manticora or mantiger Greek mantichoaras, martichoras, of Iranian origin; akin to Old Persian martiya-man, person, and to Avestan xvar-eat, devour