Saira, aka: Saīra; 2 Definition(s)


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Marathi-English dictionary

saīra (सईर).—ad (svaira S) Wilfully, wantonly, wildly, heedlessly of restraint. 2 At large, loosely, freely, without restraint.

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sāīra (साईर).—f (svaira S That moves freely and at will?) A train or line (of ants &c. in progress); a bevy or flock (of birds); a swarm (of flies, bees &c.); a sounder or herd (of wild hogs); a troop, flock, band, body (of monkeys and certain other beasts). Ex. jēvhāṃ kōḷī rāna kāḍhūṃ lāgalē tēvhāṃ ḍukarāñcī sāīra uṭhalī; ēthēṃ dāṇē ghāla mhaṇajē ātāṃ pāravyāñcī sāīra yēīla.

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sāīra (साईर).—n Excise &c. See sāyara. And for sāīrabāba see sāyarabāba.

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saira (सैर).—m A tribe, or an individual of it, of robbers.

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saira (सैर).—f ( A) Walking about; taking a turn (as for exercise or amusement). v kara.

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saira (सैर).—ad See saīra or svaira.

(Source): DDSA: The Molesworth Marathi and English Dictionary

sāīra (साईर).—f A train; a swarm; a band.

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saira (सैर).—f Walking about.

(Source): DDSA: The Aryabhusan school dictionary, Marathi-English
context information

Marathi is an Indo-European language having over 70 million native speakers people in (predominantly) Maharashtra India. Marathi, like many other Indo-Aryan languages, evolved from early forms of Prakrit, which itself is a subset of Sanskrit, one of the most ancient languages of the world.

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