List of portmanteaus

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This is a selection of portmanteau words.



Mixed breeds[edit]



  • beefalo, from beef and buffalo
  • Brangus, from Brahman and Angus breeds of cattle
  • Wangus, from Wagyu and Angus breeds of cattle



Art, literature and entertainment[edit]







Internet and computing[edit]


Organizations and companies[edit]






Sports and fitness[edit]


See also[edit]


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