chikara

noun
chi·ka·ra | \ chə̇ˈkärə \
plural -s

Definition of chikara 

1 or chinkara \chiŋˈ-, -inˈ- \ : the common gazelle (Gazella benettii) of India

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History and Etymology for chikara

Hindi cikārā, from Sanskrit chikkāra, a kind of antelope, probably of Dravidian origin; akin to Kannada cigari, cigare black antelope

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