Shikari
Shikaree Shi*ka"ree, Shikari Shi*ka"ri n. [Hind.] A sportsman; esp., a native hunter. [India] [1913 Webster]

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  • shikari — UK [ʃɪˈkɑːrɪ] / US [ʃɪˈkɑrɪ] noun [countable] Word forms shikari : singular shikari plural shikaris Indian English someone who is experienced in hunting animals, especially someone who works as a guide …   English dictionary

  • shikari — noun Etymology: Hindi & Urdu shikārī, from Persian, from shikār hunt Date: 1827 India a big game hunter; especially a professional hunter or guide …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • shikari — /shi kahr ee/, n., pl. shikaris. (in India) a person who hunts big game, esp. a professional guide or hunter. Also, shikaree. [1815 25; < Urdu < Pers] * * * …   Universalium

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