It means "Friend" and "Welcome" in Chinook, simple as that.
Tilikum is a friendly name, not one of malice.
додав Chiropterace 3 Вересень 2014
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From the ancient sanscrit language, which is read backwards. Mukilit; defined as Mutiliate, Kill It.
Tilikum sure did mutiliate and kill it.
додав DrPearl 25 Лютий 2010
From the greek root 'tilikumas' meaning 'killer of innocents'
Tilikum sure is one killer whale!
додав BadSenseOfHumor 24 Лютий 2010