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Savara (Dravidian)

Definition:

a member of the Dravidian people living in southern India

Class:

person noun (people)

Plurals:

Savara* | Savaras
(* Savara may be used in a singular or plural context)

Type of:

Dravidian » Indian » Asian » inhabitant

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

All senses of Savara...

Definition references

Britannica Encyclopedia:

Savara [people] | Saura | Saora [synonym]

Sora tribe of eastern India. They are distributed mainly in the states of Orissa, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh, and Bihār, with total numbers of ... (24 of 121 words)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/525707​/Savara

Wikipedia:

Savara [disambiguation]

may refer to: Savara people | Sora people | Savara language (Munda), or Sora, in India | Savara language (Dravidian), in India | Savara (moth), a Noctuidae genus (see also List of noctuid genera:S) | Savara Sachaka, a character in the book The High... (39 of 90 words, 7 definitions)

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Collins Dictionary:

Dravidian

a family of languages spoken in southern and central India and Sri Lanka, including Tamil, Malayalam, Telugu, Kannada, and Gondi | a member of one of ... (25 of 412 words, 3 definitions, 5 usage examples, pronunciation)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/dravidian

Oxford Dictionary:

Dravidian

relating to or denoting a family of languages spoken in southern India and Sri Lanka, or the peoples who speak them. | the Dravidian family of ... (25 of 108 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/Dravidian

American Heritage Dictionary:

Dravidian | Dravidic [adjective, related]

A large family of languages spoken especially in southern India and northern Sri Lanka that includes Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, and Kannada. | A member ... (23 of 61 words, 2 definitions, pronunciations)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/dravidian

Random House Dictionary:

Dravidian | Dravidic [sense-specific]

a family of languages, wholly distinct from Indo-European, spoken mostly in ... | a member of the aboriginal population occupying much of southern ... (22 of 59 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/dravidian

New World Dictionary:

Dravidian | Dravidic [sense-specific]

any of a group of intermixed peoples chiefly in southern India and northern Sri Lanka ; a member of any of these peoples | the family of about 25 ... (28 of 57 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/dravidian

Wiktionary:

Dravidian | Dravidians [plural] | Dravidic [synonym, sense-specific]

A family of related ethnicities and languages primarily in Southern India, Northeast Sri Lanka, and parts of Pakistan, and Bangladesh. | Any of the languages of these aboriginal peoples; Dravidic. | A member of any of several aboriginal peoples of... (38 of 54 words, 3 definitions)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/Dravidian

Macmillan British Dictionary:

Dravidian

relating to the group of languages that some people speak in southern India and in Sri Lanka, or to the people who speak them or their culture (27 of 50 words, pronunciation)

www​.macmillandictionary​.com​/dictionary​/british​/Dravidian

Merriam-Webster:

Dravidian | Dravidian languages [synonym, sense-specific]

a member of an ancient dark-skinned people of southern India | "Dravidian languages" (12 of 29 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/dravidian

Encarta Dictionary:

Dravidian

a family of languages spoken in southern India and northeastern Sri Lanka. Native speakers: 200 million. (16 of 438 words, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861606455​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio reference

the Free Dictionary:

Savara

Audio 1: North American English pronunciation of "Savara"

Audio 2: British English pronunciation of "Savara"

www​.thefreedictionary​.com​/Savara

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