noun hou·ba·ra \hüˈbärə\

Definition of houbara



  1. :  a bustard (Chlamydotis undulata synonym Houbara undulata) of northern Africa or its eastern form (C. u. macqueenii) found in Persia, India, and sometimes in England —called also ruffed bustard

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Origin and Etymology of houbara

Arabic ḥubārā bustard

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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