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Mari 1

Pronunciation: /ˈmärē/
An ancient city on the western bank of the Euphrates River in Syria. Its period of greatest importance was late 19th-mid-18th centuries bc; the vast palace of the last king, Zimri-Lin, has yielded an archive of 25,000 cuneiform tablets, which are the principal source for the history of northern Syria and Mesopotamia at that time.

Words that rhyme with Mari

askari, Bari, Cagliari, calamari, Campari, charivari, curare, Ferrari, Harare, Kalahari, Mata Hari, Qatari, Rastafari, safari, sari, Scutari, shikari, sparry, starry, Stradivari, tamari, terramare, Vasari, Zanzibari

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Syllabification: Ma·ri

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There are 2 main definitions of Mari in English:

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Mari 2

Pronunciation: /ˈmɑːriː/

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noun (plural same or Maris)

1A member of a people of the central Volga valley in Russia.
Example sentences
  • This might eventually bring some Mari into the priesthood and make for a more defined missionary outreach to them.
2 [mass noun] The Uralic language of the Mari, which has two dialects with over 700,000 speakers in all. Formerly called Cheremis.

adjective

Relating to the Mari or their language.

Origin

The name in Mari.

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