A reddish-brown form of the jaguarundi (cat).
More example sentences
- The Eyra cat, jaguarundi, is listed as Least Concern.
- The two color phases were once thought to represent two distinct species; the gray one called Jaguarundi, and the red one called Eyra.
early 17th century: from Spanish, from Tupi eirara, irara.
Definition of eyra in:
- The US English dictionary