shikari

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

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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

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  • shikari — noun /ʃɪˈkɑːriː/ a hunter or tracker, especially in the Indian subcontinent , 1903: ‘I wonder that my very simple stratagem could deceive so old a shikari,’ said Holmes. Arthur Conan Doyle, ‘The Adventure of the Empty House’ (Norton 2005, p.807) …   Wiktionary

  • Shikari (comics) — Superherobox| caption=Shikari in her armored exoskeleton (Art by Olivier Coipel) comic color=background:#8080ff character name=Shikari real name=Shikari publisher=DC Comics debut= Legion Lost #1 (May 2000) creators=Dan Abnett Andy Lanning Olivier …   Wikipedia

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