Mara

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See also: mara, mära, and Māra

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From a Hebrew word meaning "bitterness". The modern given name may also be shortened from Maria or Tamara.

Proper noun[edit]

Mara

  1. (rare) A female given name
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Mara

  1. (Hinduism) Hindu god of death; opposite of Kama.

Etymology 3[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Mara

  1. (Slavic mythology) Slavic goddess of winter and death; Marena or Maržanna.

Etymology 4[edit]

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Noun[edit]

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Mara (plural Maras)

  1. A member of a predominantly agricultural tribe of southern Assam and western Burma
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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑrɑ/
  • Hyphenation: Ma‧ra

Proper noun[edit]

Mara

  1. A diminutive of the male given name Martti

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