From Arabic [Term?], from [script needed] (bahara, “to charge with a load”).
bahar (plural bahars)
- A weight used in parts of the East Indies, varying from about 223 to 625 pounds.
- 30 bahars of ivory
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for bahar in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)
- spring (season)
- Characteristic of a decline in performance.
- bahar in Turkish dictionaries at Türk Dil Kurumu