Gheber
Gheber Ghe"ber, Ghebre Ghe"bre, n. [Pers. ghebr: cf. F. Gu[`e]bre. Cf. {Giaour}.] A worshiper of fire; a Zoroastrian; a Parsee. [1913 Webster]

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  • Gheber — /gay beuhr, gee beuhr/, n. Gabar. * * * ghea, gheber, bre vars. ghee, Guebre …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gheber — /gay beuhr, gee beuhr/, n. Gabar. * * * …   Universalium

  • Gheber — /ˈgeɪbə/ (say gaybuh), /ˈgi / (say gee ) noun → Gabar. Also, Ghebre …   Australian English dictionary

  • Ghebre — Gheber Ghe ber, Ghebre Ghe bre, n. [Pers. ghebr: cf. F. Gu[ e]bre. Cf. {Giaour}.] A worshiper of fire; a Zoroastrian; a Parsee. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gue|bre — Gue|ber or Gue|bre «GAY buhr, GEE », noun. = Gheber. (Cf. ↑Gheber) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gue|ber — or Gue|bre «GAY buhr, GEE », noun. = Gheber. (Cf. ↑Gheber) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Giaour — Giaour, n. [Turk. giaur an infidel, Per. gawr, another form of ghebr fire worshiper. Cf. {Kaffir}, {Gheber} .] An infidel; a term applied by Turks to disbelievers in the Mohammedan religion, especially Christrians. Byron. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gour — Gour, n. [See {Giaour}.] 1. A fire worshiper; a Gheber or Gueber. Tylor. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Koulan}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gueber — Gue ber Guebre Gue bre, n. Same as {Gheber}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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