sambar
also sambur noun Etymology: Hindi & Urdu sẵbar, from Sanskrit śambara Date: 1698 a large Asian deer (Cervus unicolor) with the male having strong 3-pointed antlers and long coarse hair on the throat

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  • Sambar — (Rusa unicolor) Systematik Ordnung: Paarhufer (Artiodactyla) Unterordnung: Wiederkäuer …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sambar — may refer to:*Sambar (deer), a kind of deer *Sambar (dish), a lentil based dish common in Tamil Nadu,South India and Sri Lanka * Sambhar, Rajasthan, a city and a municipality in the Indian state of Rajasthan *Sambhar Salt Lake in the Indian state …   Wikipedia

  • sambar — [sam′bər, säm′bər] n. pl. sambars or sambar [Hindi sā̃bar < Sans śambara] a large Asiatic deer (Cervus unicolor) with coarse hair, a short, erectile mane, and three pointed antlers: also sp. sambur …   English World dictionary

  • Sambar — Sambar, Cap der Südwestspitze der Insel Borneo …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • sambar — ● sambar nom masculin Grand cerf de l Inde, à robe brune, dont les mâles portent une longue crinière et des bois très développés …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • sambar — v. intr. 1.  [Brasil] Frequentar sambas. 2. Dançar o samba.   • Confrontar: cambar …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • sambar — /sam beuhr, sahm /, n. a deer, Cervus unicolor, of India, Sri Lanka, southeastern Asia, the East Indies, and the Philippines, having three pointed antlers. Also, sambur, sambhar, sambhur. [1690 1700; < Hindi < Skt sambara] * * * ▪ mammal… …   Universalium

  • Sambar — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Sambar (homonymie). Sambar …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sambar — filipininis zambaras statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Cervus mariannus angl. Philippine sambar vok. Philippinen Sambar; Sambar rus. филиппинский замбар pranc. sambar des Philippines ryšiai: platesnis… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • sambar — indinis zambaras statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Cervus unicolor angl. Indian sambar; sambar vok. indischer Sambar; Pferdehirsch rus. индийский замбар pranc. sambar de l’Inde ryšiai: platesnis… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • sambar — I. /ˈsæmbə/ (say sambuh) noun (plural sambars, sambar) 1. a medium to large deer, Cervus unicolor, having three pointed antlers, native to India and South East Asia, and introduced to southern Australia in the 1860s. 2. any of various related… …   Australian English dictionary

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