Mahri

noun

Mah·​ri
ˈmärē
variants or less commonly Mahra
-rə
plural Mahri or Mahris also Mahra or Mahras
1
: a native or inhabitant of the Mahra region of the Arabian peninsula
2
: the Semitic language of the Mahri people

Word History

Etymology

Arabic mahrīy or mahrah

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“Mahri.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mahri. Accessed 8 Jun. 2023.

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