Definition of Tarzan in English:


Syllabification: Tar·zan
Pronunciation: /ˈtärzan, -zən
1A fictitious character created by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan (Lord Greystoke by birth) is orphaned in West Africa in his infancy and reared by apes in the jungle.
1.1 (as noun a Tarzan) A man of great agility and powerful physique.
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  • He is a modern-day Tarzan, and every bit as skillful.

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