Meaning of griffin

grif•fin

Pronunciation: (grif'in), [key]
— n. Class. Myth.
  1. a fabled monster, usually having the head and wings of an eagle and the body of a lion.

grif•fin

Pronunciation: (grif'in), [key]
— n.
  1. (in India and the East) a newcomer, esp. a white person from a Western country.

Grif•fin

Pronunciation: (grif'in), [key]
— n.
  1. a city in W Georgia. 20,728.
  2. a male given name.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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