Definition of Chikara

1. n. The goat antelope (Tragops Bennettii) of India.



Definition of Chikara

1. Noun. An Indian antelope (''Tragops bennettii''). ¹

2. Noun. The Indian four-horned antelope (''Tetraceros quadricornis''). ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Chikara

1. a type of antelope [n -S] - See also: antelope

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chikara

chigetais
chigger
chigger flower
chiggerflower
chiggers
chignon
chignoned
chignons
chigoe
chigoe flea
chigoes
chigre
chigres
chik
chikara (current term)
chikara gami
chikara mizu
chikaras
chikhor
chikhors
chikor
chikors
chiks
chikungunya
chikungunya virus
chil-
chilaiditi syndrome
chilblain
chilblain lupus

Literary usage of Chikara

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1. Shikar Sketches: With Notes on Indian Field-sports by James Moray Brown (1887)
"... Circumventing a Wary Herd—Strategy—A Long Shot at Dusk —Curious Effect of a Bullet—chikara, or Ravine-Deer—Their Habitat and Hortis—Concluding Remarks. ..."

2. Japanese-English and English-Japanese Dictionary by James Curtis Hepburn (1873)
"Kane ivo chikara ni suru, to rely on money. — ivo tanomi to shite, ... chikara-MOCHI, n. Persons who exhibit their strength by lifting heavy weights. ..."

3. Japanese-English and English-Japanese Dictionary by James Curtis Hepburn (1881)
"chikara-DAKE, «. A bamboo carried by coolies to support a burden while resting. ... chikara-MOCHI, n. Persons who exhibit the arm above the elbow by the ..."

4. The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature, Ancient by Richard Garnett, Leon i.e. Alexandre Le'on Valle'e, Léon Vallée, Alois Leonhard Brandl (1890)
"Then turning to his own son chikara, he said, " Here, boy ! engage those men, and if they are too strong for you, die ! " Spurred by these words, ..."

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