mara

  1. god of death; opposite of Kama
  2. hare-like rodent of the pampas of Argentina

mara

Latin, meaning: marl [an earth rich in CaC, added to lime-deficient soils].
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MARA

abbreviation: Military Activity Restricted Area
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mara

[n] - god of death 2. [n] - hare-like rodent of the pampas of Argentina
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Mara

In Buddhism, a supernatural being who attempted to distract the Buddha from the meditations that led to his enlightenment. He embodies all distractions from the Buddhist path. In Hinduism, it is a...
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Mara

Ma'ra noun [ Sanskrit māra .] (Hind. Myth.) The principal or ruling evil spirit. E. Arnold.
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Mara

Ma'ra noun [ Icelandic mara nightmare, an ogress. See Nightmare .] (Norse Myth.) A female demon who torments people in sleep by crouching on their chests or stomachs, or by causing terrifying visions.
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Mara

Ma'ra noun (Zoology) The Patagonian cavy ( Dolichotis Patagonicus ).
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mara

A female demon who torments people in sleep by crouching on their chests or stomachs, or by causing terrifying visions. ... Origin: Icel. Mara nightmare, an ogress. See Nightmare. ... The principal or ruling evil spirit. ... Origin: Skr. Mara. ... <zoology> The Patagonian cavy (Dolichotis Patagonicus) ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 M...
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mara

Dolichotis patagonum noun hare-like rodent of the pampas of Argentina
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Mara

noun god of death; opposite of Kama
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Mara

• (n.) The Patagonian cavy (Dolichotis Patagonicus). • (n.) A female demon who torments people in sleep by crouching on their chests or stomachs, or by causing terrifying visions. • (n.) The principal or ruling evil spirit.
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mara

either of two South American rodents in the genus Dolichotis of the cavy family, the Patagonian mara (D. patagonum) or the Chacoan mara (D. ... [1 related articles]
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Mara

town in Oman, on the Gulf of Oman coast, just west of Muscat. Mara has traditionally been the country`s chief commercial centre and port. Port Qbs, ...
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Mara

Mara is a Hebrew girl name. The meaning of the name is `Bitter Sea ` Where is it used? The name Mara is mainly used In Hungarian.How do they say it elsewhere? Máirín ( In Irish) Mary ( In English and In the bible) See also In Welsh, Finnish and In Hungarian: Mari In Welsh: Mair In Spanish: María In Scottish: Màiri In Russian: Marya In Russia...
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Mara

[Tagin] Mara (also known as Mura) refers to a tribe in Arunachal Pradesh. The Mara are ethnically Tagin although they claim to be a separate group, just like the Nga to the north, but they acknowledge a common ancestry. Like the Nga, the Mara also engage in barter trade with the Tibetans in the north prior to the closure of the Indo-Tibetan...
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Mara

Mara is a cultivated variety of potato.
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Mara

Mara (mâr'u) [Heb.,=bitter], in the Bible, punning name taken by Naomi out of sorrow.
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Mara

The mara is one of two species of rodents, genus Dolichotis of the guinea- pig family, occurring in Argentina, with long back limbs and a short tail. They can grow to 75 centimetres long and are sometimes known as ' Patagonian cavies' or 'hares'.
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Mara

In Hindu mythology, Mara is a goddess of death.
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Mara

In Buddhism, the Mara is a supernatural being who tried to distract Buddha from the meditations which led to his enlightenment.
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Mara

[supermarket] Mara is a Romanian supermarket chain operating 2 supermarkets in Focşani. ...
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Mara

[torrent] The Mara is an 8 km Italian stream (or torrente) of Insubria, which runs through the Italian Province of Como and the Swiss Canton Ticino. It rises on the slopes of Monte Sighignola and enters Lake Lugano at Maroggia. Despite the small size of its drainage basin the river is able to provide a source of hydro-electricity through a ...
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Mara

[Hindu goddess] Mara is a Sanskrit word meaning `death` or any personification thereof. In Hinduism, generally references to Mara as an individual are referenced to Maya Devi (Queen Māyā). The word `Mara` would be used in the same way that Western popular culture sometimes depicts a grim reaper. This is meant not to represent a literal ch...
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Mara

[Doctor Who] The Mara is a fictional monster in the long-running British science fiction television series, Doctor Who. It is a being of pure hatred, anger and greed, and requires the fear of its victims to survive. It exists in the minds of its victims and can transmit itself telepathically, although it can also physically manifest as a gi...
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