Definition of Magar in US English:

Magar

adjective

  • Of or relating to a people of west-central Nepal and Sikkim state in India.

noun

  • 1A member of the Magars.

  • 2The Tibeto-Burman language of the Magars.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in William Kirkpatrick (1754–1812), army officer in the East India Company and diplomatist. From Magar Magar, self-designation.

Pronunciation

Magar

/ˈmɑːɡɑː/