mehari

noun
me·​ha·​ri | \ məˈhärē \
plural -s

Definition of mehari

: one of a breed of swift dromedaries used chiefly as saddle animals

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History and Etymology for mehari

French méhari, from Arabic mahārīy, plural of mahrīy of Mahrah, from Mahrah, district on the southern coast of Arabia

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“Mehari.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mehari. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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