eyra

noun ey·ra \ˈārə\

Definition of eyra

plural

-s

  1. :  a solid-colored reddish wildcat usually regarded as a color phase of the jaguarundi but sometimes considered to constitute a separate species (Felis eyra or Herpailurus eyra)

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Origin and Etymology of eyra

American Spanish & Portuguese, from Tupi eirara, irara


First Known Use: circa 1860


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