Lamantin

Lamantin

La*man"tin\, n. [F. lamantin, lamentin, prob. from the name of the animal in the Antilles. Cf. Manater.] (Zo["o]l.) The manatee. [Written also lamentin, and lamantine.]
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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