1. a wolflike, medium-sized North American candid, Canis latrans.
2. a fierce, aggressive, skilled, conditioned, intelligent, and loyal member of the Coyotes Lacrosse family.
The Coyote is well known as the icon of the wild in the deserts. Native Americans knew him as a trickster, a clever and cunning brother capable of both good and bad. The Chemehuevi Indian legends describe him as the father of all men.