For all your dictionary needs!
Spelling. Are you looking for Jazelle?
Header of Gazelle


Video footage: Thompsan gazelle fighting
Play/pauseBuy footageFind more

Definition of the noun gazelle

What does gazelle mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: gazelles / gazelle

  1. small swift graceful antelope of Africa and Asia having lustrous eyes
    • examples: The lioness finally gave chase to the gazelle. | The girls ran to the corner. Mai Ai runs like a gazelle. She was still running in place when they stopped at the corner.
    • lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
    • more generic word: antelope = graceful Old World ruminant with long legs and horns directed upward and backward; includes gazelles; springboks; impalas; addax; gerenuks; blackbucks
    • more specific terms:
    • member of: Gazella / genus Gazella = typical gazelles
    • young animal: calf
    • female animal: cow
    • male animal: bull
    • collective noun: herd
    • collateral adjective: gazelline


Gazelle was an arcade game developer founded by former Toaplan employees after the bankruptcy of the latter company in 1994.


  1. Gazelle is a fictional character from the 2015 film The Secret Service.
  2. Gazelle is a fictional character from the 2009 film Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs.
  3. Gazelle is a fictional character, a superhero that appears in the NEW-GEN comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by Chris Matonti, J.D. Matonti, and Julia Coppola, she first appeared in NEW-GEN #1. He was a one of the children from the world of NEW-GEN granted extraordinary abilities by Deadalus' nanobot infestation. She is a founding member of the A.P.N.G. superhero team.
  4. Gazelle: Giselle Smith, known as Gazelle, is a comic book fictional character, a DC Comics superhero and comes from one of the planet Neptune's moons, Triton. She first appeared in Legion of Super-Heroes #37 when a squad of Legionnaires went on a mission to Triton. She later tried out for Legion membership in Legion of Super-Heroes #48 and was awarded membership.
  5. Gazelle is a fictional character from the 2012 TV series Eureka Seven: AO.

There are other characters with in their name, like Teresa Gazelle.


"Gazelle" is a book by Rikki Ducornet.

  • genre: Speculative fiction
  • subject: Egypt
  • copyright: 2003-07


  1. "Gazelle" a.k.a. "Ghazal" is a 1989 album by Kadim Al Sahir.
  2. "Gazelle" is a composition.
  3. "Gazelle" is a musical album of Kol Oud Tof Trio.


Gazelle was an early sidewheeler on the Willamette River in what is now the U.S. state of Oregon. She did not operate long, suffering a catastrophic boiler explosion less than a month after her trial voyage.

Phrases with Gazelle

  1. gazelle hound
  2. Red Gazelle
  3. Dama Gazelle
  4. Rhim Gazelle
  5. Sand Gazelle
  6. Saudi Gazelle
  7. Dorcas Gazelle
  8. Indian Gazelle
  9. Airapus Gazelle
  10. Arabian Gazelle
  11. Clark's Gazelle
  12. Cuviers Gazelle
  13. Grant's Gazelle
  14. Speke's Gazelle
  15. Tibetan Gazelle
  16. Cuvier's Gazelle
  17. Goitered Gazelle
  18. Mountain Gazelle
  19. Mongolian Gazelle
  20. Neumann's Gazelle

View more phrases with the word Gazelle in thesaurus!

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Gazelle

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewBig Game Shooting (1905)

by Horace Gordon Hutchinson

Loders gazelle is a true desert species, found in the Sahara hinterland, from Egypt to Morocco.

Thomson s gazelle is an interesting species, found on the high and open plateau of Masailand and in other parts of British and German East ...

Google previewThe British Cyclopæedia of Natural History (1835)

Combining a Scientific Classification of Animals, Plants, and Minerals ... by Charles Frederick Partington

The gazelle is a very beautiful animal, the most bendings and irregularities; the country near the gracefully formed of all...

Google previewBuffon's Natural history of man, the globe, and of quadrupeds (1857)

by Georges Louis Leclerc comte de Buffon

The ninth Gazelle is an animal which is called Nan- guer at Senegal. It is three feet...

The tenth Gazelle is a very common animal in Barbary and in Mauritania, and so well known to the English that they have given it the name of the Antelope .

Google previewEthiopia (2015)

by Philip Briggs

Thomson's gazelle is the most common east African species, easily recognised by its heavy black side-stripe and, in the...

Google previewAnimals in Stone (2008)

Indian Mammals Sculptured Through Time by Alexandra Anna Enrica van der Geer

Zoology The chinkara or Indian gazelle is a gracile and small antelope with a shoulder height of 0.65 m (fig. 343). Chinkaras are related to ...

Google previewDesert Animals (2012)

An Amazing Fun Fact Picture Book by Mary Ann Rogers

G AZELLE Gazelle The gazelle is a species of ...

Google previewInternational Warbirds (2001)

An Illustrated Guide to World Military Aircraft, 1914-2000 by John C. Fredriksen

ubiquitous Gazelle is a popular light observation helicopter that pioneered several novel technologies. Jointly built by France and Great Britain, it is now flown by 36 nations. In the mid-1960s, the French army released specifications calling for ...

Google previewArt in Advertising (1895)

An Illustrated Monthly for Business Men

The Pall Mall Gazelle is the smartest and most readable daily paper in this country, and it is also one of the cleanest and most trustworthy. The St. jamer' Gazette is a high-Tory paper,very ably edited, and the Wrrlmimler Gazette, the only penny ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Algeria (2006)

by Phillip C. Naylor

Gazelle apres minuit: Chants d'amour ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Deserts (1999)

by Michael A. Mares, Oklahoma Museum of Natural History (Norman, Okla.)

Thompson's gazelle ( Gazella thomsonii), and Grant's gazelle (Gazella granti), are found south of the equator, and only one species, the springbok (Antidorcas marsupialis) , occurs in ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Sport: A-Eel (1900)

by Henry Charles Howard Earl of Suffolk and Berkshire

Gazelle Stalking — The true desert-loving gazelles, which include many species, enjoy a wide range from Persia and Central Asia to Arabia and North Africa. Chief among these may be named the Dorcas, Atlas, Arabian, Persian, Isabella, and ...

Google previewThe International Standard Bible Encyclopaedia (1915)

by James Orr

The word " gazelle" does not occur in AV, where fbhi and fbhiydh, in the 16 passages where they occur, are uniformly tr*1 "roe" or "roebuck." In RV the treatment is not uniform .

Google previewThe new international encyclopaedia (1905)

by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby

GAZELLE, ga-zel' (OF. gazel, gazelle, Sp. gazcla, from Ar. ghazal, gazelle, from ghazila, to be affectionate). A name applied to various small, slender, and graceful antelopes, with large, liquid eyes and short horns. About twenty species are ...

Google previewContinuum Encyclopedia of Animal Symbolism in World Art (2006)

by Hope B. Werness

Gazelle. Genus Gazella consists of three subgenera ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Gazelle

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Gazelle

Click on an item to view that photo:


If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:
Small photo of One Gazelle near the waters edge with the reflection of itself.Small photo of One Gazelle near the waters edge with the reflection of itself.Small photo of Persian gazelle (Gazella subgutturosa) browsing in a meadowSmall photo of Persian gazelle (Gazella subgutturosa) browsing in a meadowSmall photo of Persian gazelle (Gazella subgutturosa) at the edge of the forestSmall photo of A female israeli gazelle in gazelle valley, JerusalemSmall photo of Thomson Gazelle male on the plains and savannah of Serengeti, Masai Mara and Ngorongoro crater in Kenya and Tanzania, East-Africa. African safari trip to wildlife More...

Video about Gazelle

Gazelle Meaning

Video shows what gazelle means. An antelope of either of the genera Gazella (mostly native to Africa) or Procapra (native to Asia), capable of running at high ...

View more videos about Gazelle in the Garden and Slender-Horned Gazelle.

See also the pronunciation examples of Gazelle!

Sign language

GAZELLE | ASL - American Sign Language

Sign for GAZELLE in ASL.

Quotes about Gazelle

A monkey in its mother's eye is like a gazelle.
more quotes about gazelle...

Scrabble value of G2A1Z10E1L1L1E1

The value of this 7-letter word is 17 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Share this page


Go to the usage examples of Gazelle to see it in context!

Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary