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Definition of the noun Acara

What does Acara mean as a name of something?

Acara is a genus of Cichlidae, described by Heckel in 1840.

Acara is a genus of Lepidoptera, described by Walker in 1863.

Acara is a kind of Acara.

Acara is a subgenus of Acara.


  1. Acara a.k.a. Acará is a municipality in the state of Pará in the Northern region of Brazil.
  2. ACARA is an Aviation waypoint.


Acara a.k.a. Ācāra is a concept used in the context of Classical Hindu Law that refers to the customary laws or community norms of a particular social group. These community norms are delineated and put into practice by people who have earned the respect of those within each individual group, such as a community leader or elder. Although in Dharmaśāstra the ideal person who defines the ācāra of a particular place is dictated as one who knows the Vedas or is “learned”, in actual practice this role is often deferred to group leaders along with Vedic scholars. Ācāra is theologically important in Hindu law because it is considered, along with the Vedas, and Śruti, to be one of the sources of dharma. Particular regional ācāra is believed to be canonized in Dharmaśāstra texts; however scholars differ on the source for the actual accounts found within these texts.

Phrases with Acara

Phrases starting with the word Acara:

  1. Acara geayi
  2. Acara Nassa
  3. Acara Crassa
  4. Acara faceta
  5. Acara minuta
  6. Acara Bartoni
  7. Acara Diadema
  8. Acara Dimerus
  9. Acara maronii
  10. Acara Thayeri
  11. Acara Viridis
  12. Acara Vittata
  13. Acara Adspersa
  14. Acara Azurifer

Phrases ending with the word Acara:

  1. Blue Acara
  2. Flag Acara
  3. Black Acara
  4. genus Acara
  5. Acraea Acara
  6. Smiling Acara

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Google previewLex Mercatoria Or a Complete Code of Commercial Law, Being a General Guide to All Men in Business. 6th Ed. Enlarged (etc.) - London, F. C. and J. Rivington 1813 (1813)

by Wyndham Beawes

Acara is a 176 GENERAL COMMERCE OF THE ...

Google previewInternational Perspectives on Teacher Education (2016)

by Tony Townsend

ACARA is the national organisation responsible for the development of ...

Google previewStreet Foods (1997)

Urban Food and Employment in Developing Countries by Irene Tinker

Acara is a deep-fried cowpea fritter enhanced with a peppery sauce. Marinated boiled oysters are served in ...

Google previewSouth-African Butterflies (1887)

A Monograph of the Extra-tropical Species by Roland Trimen, James Henry Bowker

Acara is the subject of close mimicry by a member of the Nymphalince, described by Mr. A. G. Butler as Pseudacrwa Trimenii. In this very interesting case each sex of the Acrcea is distinctly copied by the corresponding sex of ...

Google previewSchool Leadership in the Context of Standards-Based Reform (2012)

International Perspectives by Louis Volante

ACARA is an independent authority responsible for the development of a national curriculum, a national assessment program, and a national data collection and reporting program that supports twenty-first century learning for all Australian ...

Google previewGateway (2012)

by Lawrence Dewyatt Abrams

Simon continued,” Acara is a planet made up of many different kinds of beings, the way Earth is made up of many different races. Each group of beings had many different leaders and they were constantly at war. Then hundreds of Acarian ...

Google previewBrazil (2008)

by John Waggoner

The acara is the fried bean dough, and the jé is what you put inside when you are ready to eat it. To make acarajé, soak a kilo (2.21 lbs) of fradinho beans in cold water for an hour. As soon as the beans begin to swell, wash them vigorously ...

Google previewLex Mercatoria Rediviva (1792)

Or, A Complete Code of Commercial Law. Being a General Guide to All Men in Business ... With an Account of Our Mercantile Companies; of Our Colonies and Factories Abroad; of Our Commercial Treaties with Foreign Powers; of the Duty of Consuls, and of the Laws Concerning Aliens, Naturalization, and Denization. To which is Added, a Sketch of the Present State of the Commerce of the Whole World; Describing the Manufactures and Products of Each Particular Nation; with Tables of the Correspondence and Agreement of Their Respective Coins, Weights, and Measures. Compiled from the Works of the Most Celebrated British and Foreign Commercial Writers ... by Wyndham Beawes, Thomas Mortimer

ACARA is a largeKingdom, seated at the Extremity of the Gold Coast, where the English, Dzstch, and Daner, have each a considerable Fort, which render them Masters both of the Gold and Negro Trade, and therefore obliges the French to ...

Google previewComplete Encyclopedia of the Freshwater Aquarium (2001)

by John Dawes

caeruleopunctatus Despite the Bun-: Acara' s long history in the hobby (it was first introduced into Europe in 1906), there is still considerable debate regarding its correct scientific name. As a result, the various names given above are often ...

Google previewENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA; Or, A DICTIONARY of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In Wich the Different Science and Arts are Digested Into Distinct Treatises Or Systems; and The Various Technical Terms, ... are Explained as They Occur in the Order of the Alphabet. Illustrated with One Hundred and Sixty Copperplates, by a Society of Gentlemen in Scotland. IN THREE VOLUMES. Edinburgh: Printed for A. Bell and C. Macfarquhar; and Fold by Colin Macfarquhar, at this Printing-office, Nicolson Street. M.D.CC.LXXI. (1771)

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ACARA, in ichthyology, an obsolete name osthe perca si chrysoptera. See Peaca .

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica or a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences [...] (1771)

ACARA, in ichthyology, an obsolete name of the perca chrysoptera. See Perca. ACARA-AYA, in ichthyology, an obsolete name of a . species of the cyprinos or carp. See Cyprinu*. ACARA-PEBA, in ichthyology, an obiokte name of the spams.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Aquarium & Pond Fish (2008)

by David Alderton

Acara. Cleithracra maronii. Keyhole. Cichlid. Aequidens rivulatus. Green. Terror. ORIGINS Central and northern South America, from Panama to Colombia and Venezuela. Also in Trinidad. SIZE 8 in (20 cm). DIET Prepared cichlid foods ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica0 (1771)

Or, a Dictionary of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In which the Different Sciences and Arts are Digested Into Distinct Treaties Or Systems ... : in Three Volumes. A-B

ACARA, in ichthyology, an obsolete name of the perca chrysoptera. See Per cA. ACARA-AYA, in ichthyology, an obsolete name of a...

Google previewEncyclopædia Britannica: or, A dictionary of arts and sciences, compiled by a society of gentlemen in Scotland [ed. by W. Smellie]. (1773)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica

ACARA, in ichthyology, aa obsolete name of the perca chrysoptera. See Perca. ACARA-AYA, in ichthyology, an obsolete name os a species of the cyprinus or carp. See Cyprinus. ACARA-PEBA, in ichthyology, an oblolete name of the sparus.

Google previewA New and Complete Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1754)

Comprehending All the Branches of Useful Knowledge, with Accurate Descriptions as Well of the Various Machines, Instruments, Tools, Figures, and Schemes Necessary for Illustrating Them, as of the Classes, Kinds, Preparations, and Uses of Natural Productions, Whether Animals, Vegetables, Minerals, Fossils, Or Fluids; Together with the Kingdoms, Provinces, Cities, Towns, and Other Remarkable Places Throughout the World by Society of Arts (Great Britain). Society of Gentlemen, Thomas Jefferys

latitude 17" 30', It is situated in the province of Mexico, on a fine bay os the South-sea, from whence a ship sails annually to Manila in the Philippine islandsi ACARA, in ichthyology, 'a small brastlian fresh-water fish, seldom exceeding three ...

Google previewTuttle Concise Balinese Dictionary (2013)

BalineseÐIndonesianÐEnglish EnglishÐBalineseÐIndonesian by I Gusti Made Sutjaja

agrawakya G, n pembawa acara announcer, masterof ceremonies; agrawakya pascat pembawa acara fasih fluent announcer agud B, a lamban, pelan slack, slow; pajalan agud langkah pelan slowpace agudang ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Life (2008)

by Kitty Blount, Maggie Crowley

ADVANCED RAY-FINNED FISH Short, deep body resembles that of a living cichlid, the Acara. OLD ACARA Priscacara was a spiny-rayed perchlike teleost that grew to about 6 in (15 cm) in length. It lived in North America about 45 million ...

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Scrabble value of A1C3A1R1A1

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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