Damara

[də'mα:rə]
noun (plural same or Damaras) a member of a people inhabiting mountainous parts of Namibia and speaking the Nama language.
Origin
the name in Nama.

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  • Damara — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Familia damara en Damaraland Damara es el nombre de un grupo étnico del centro y sur de Namibia. Su origen constituye una incógnita para los antropólogos, pues comparten el idioma de chasquidos de los san y los nama… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Damara — may refer to: Damara (sheep), breed of sheep Damara (people), Namibian people Damaraland, a region in Namibia Damara (feudal landlord), landlords of ancient Kashmir Damara, Central African Republic, town Damara (Forgotten Realms), kingdom of… …   Wikipedia

  • damara — ⇒DAMARA(S), (DAMARA, DAMARAS)subst. masc. Rare. Genre de taffetas à fleurs, en provenance de l Inde. Mousselines et damaras de l Inde (cf. BOURGES, Crépus. dieux, 1884, p. 79) : • Tout en dentelles d or d un blême damara De l Inde enlinceulée, ( …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Damara — Administration Pays  Centrafricai …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Damara — Da*ma ra (d[aum]*m[aum] r[aum]), n. [The name is supposed to be from Hottentot dama vanquished.] A native of Damaraland, German Southwest Africa. The Damaras include an important and warlike Bantu tribe, and the Hill Damaras, who are Hottentots… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Damăra — (Damra, genauer Damap od. Daman), bei dem Namastamme der Hottentotten u. daher bei den Europäern im Caplande das Volk der Ovaherero im W. Südafrikas zwischen dem Lande der Bundavölker u. der Capcolonie, s. Ovaherero …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Damara — Damara, südafrikan. Volk, s. Herero …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Damara — Damāra, Bantustamm, s.v.w. Herero …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Damara — Damara,   1) früher fälschliche Bezeichnung für Herero.    2) Volksgruppe in Namibia, Bergdama.   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • dâmara — s. f. [Botânica] Gênero de plantas resinosas da família das araucariáceas …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • damara — statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Sukietėję tropinių medžių Agathis dammara sakai. atitikmenys: angl. da(m)mar(e); dammer rus. даммара …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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