Definition of eyra in English:

eyra

noun

  • A reddish-brown form of the jaguarundi (cat).

    • ‘The two color phases were once thought to represent two distinct species; the gray one called Jaguarundi, and the red one called Eyra.’
    • ‘The Eyra cat, jaguarundi, is listed as Least Concern.’

Origin

Early 17th century: from Spanish, from Tupi eirara, irara.

Pronunciation:

eyra

/ˈeɪrə/