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Tillicum or tilikum is a word in the Chinook Jargon of the Pacific Northwest that means people, family, tribe, and relatives.

It may also refer to:

  • Tilikum (orca), a bull orca, owned by SeaWorld Orlando, that has been involved in several human deaths
  • Trillium ovatum var. Tillicum, a variant of T. ovatum, a small flowering plant native to the Pacific Northwest
  • "Tillicum" (song), by the band Syrinx
  • Tillikum.org project, an "open source housing" information management system used and hosted by the Open Source Lab


Boats and ships[edit]

  • Tilikum (boat), a dug-out canoe used in Jack Voss and Norman Luxton's voyage around the world
  • CFAV Tillicum (YTM 555), a harbour tug of the Canadian Armed Forces
  • MV Tillikum an Evergreen State class ferry of the Washington State Ferries system