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Tara appears in the following tongue twister:

  • Terry Teeter, a teeter-totter teacher, taught her daughter Tara to teeter-totter, but Tara Teeter didn't teeter-totter as Terry Teeter taught her to.
    (by Pierre Abbat)

Tara appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • A rat stole lots, Tara!
  • Wangaratta fed a mix of deer fat as at a freed fox I made fat Tara gnaw.
  • No wonk satanist I bore poor Tara profiled at a deli for paratrooper obits in a task now on.
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Definition of Tara

What does Tara mean?


  1. [British, informal or baby talk] goodbye; equivalent to the more geographically widespread tata


  1. Tara a.k.a. Tarra White is a Czech pornographic actress. She is a contract performer for Private Media Group.
  2. Tara: Thara is an actor.
  3. Tara a.k.a. Lisa Marie Varon is an American professional wrestler, former bodybuilder and fitness competitor. Varon is best known for her time with World Wrestling Entertainment under the ringname Victoria where she is a former two-time WWE Women's Champion and in Total Nonstop Action Wrestling under the ringname Tara where she is a former five-time TNA Knockouts Champion. Varon started competing in fitness competitions and won ESPN2's Fitness America Series in 1997. In 1999, she placed second at a fitness event in New York to earn her International Federation of BodyBuilders Professional Fitness Card.
  4. Tara: In the Hindu epic Ramayana, Tara is the Queen of Kishkindha and wife of the monkey King Vali. After being widowed, she becomes the Queen of Sugriva, Vali's brother.
  5. Tara is an Assamese film actress, who has worked in Assamese, Manipuri, Punjabi and Hindi films in a career extending more than 50 years. Her prominent features include Halodhia Choraye Baodhan Khai, which won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film in 1988, Banaras - A Mystic Love Story, and Shakuntala, directed by Bhupen Hazarika. She died 19 of May 2007 in Gauhati, Assam.
  6. Tara a.k.a. Tara Slone is a Canadian rock vocalist, actor and television personality.
  7. Tara a.k.a. Zuzana Zeleznovova is a pornographic actress.
  8. Tara a.k.a. Chelsie Rae: تشلسى راى هي ممثلة إباحية أمريكية.
  9. Tara a.k.a. Tera Bond is a porn star and nude model. She was born in Budapest, Hungary on August 20, 1978.
  10. Tara a.k.a. Tara Gerard is an actress.
  11. Tara a.k.a. Khan Ataur Rahman was a Bangladeshi film actor, director, producer, screenplay writer, music composer, and singer. He got renowned for his role in the film Jibon Theke Neya. In this film, his rendition of the song "E Khancha Bhangbo Ami Kemon Kore" echoed the national psyche on Bangladesh Liberation War.
  12. Tara a.k.a. Tara Smith is a professional hair stylist. Smith released her own line of natural and organic hair products in October 2008.
  13. Tara is an actress, a screenwriter, and a film producer.
    • also known as Tara M., Tara Moini
    • born in Tehran
    • profession: Actor, screenwriter, film producer
    • read more about Tara (actress)
  14. Tara a.k.a. Tara Aire is a pornographic actress.
  15. Tara a.k.a. Taru Devani is an actress.
  16. Tara appeared in the 1994 film Yeh Dillagi.
    • also known as Tora, Shelia Best
    • profession: Actor
    • read more about Tara (actress)
  17. Tara is an actor.
  18. Tara is an actress.
  19. Tara a.k.a. Tara Lynch is a film actress.
  20. Tara is an actress.
  21. Tara is a choreographer.
    • profession: Choreographer
    • award: - Nandi Award for Best Choreographer - "Chala Bagundi"
  22. Tara is the wife of Christopher Harris.

There are other people with in their name, like Ali Tara, Raj Tara, Tara Jan, Tara Lee, Tara Orr, Baby Tara, Tara Bast, Tara Bond, Tara Bopp and many others.


Tara a.k.a. T-ara is a South Korean girl group that debuted in 2009 under Core Contents Media, now known as MBK Entertainment. Before their debut, there was a high level of interest in the group as they were called the "Super Rookies" and had been training for three years prior.


  1. Tara is an agricultural cooperative in Israel specializing in milk and dairy products. It is the leading private dairy producer in Israel and the second largest dairy processor after Tnuva.
  2. Tara is a record label.


Tara “The Hero Cat” is a female family cat living in California, US, who came to worldwide attention after rescuing her caretakers' child from being attacked by a neighbour's dog. The moment was caught on household surveillance video and became a worldwide sensation, featuring on websites and televised news across the globe. The footage uploaded on YouTube attracted over 16.8 million views in the first 48 hours.


  1. Tara is a fictional character from the 2013 Thai TV series Nang Marn.
    • also known as Karn, Khun
  2. Tara is a fictional character from the 2013 film Zulu.
  3. Tara is a fictional character from the 1999 film The Attack of the Giant Moussaka.
  4. Tara is a fictional character from the 2012 film Crow's Touch.
  5. Tara is a fictional character from the 2013 film The Canyons.

There are other characters with in their name, like Tara Cole, Tara King, Tara Beane, Tara Mehta, Tara Singh, Tara Duncan, Tara Mandal, Tara Martin, Tara Monroe, Tara Wilson, Tara Andrews, Tara Edwards, Tara Maguire and Tara Williams.


  1. Tara was an Indian soap opera that aired on Zee TV channel, based on the trials and tribulations, the joys and sorrows of the main character, Tara. The series was known as the first ever Indian soap on contemporary urban women, and was the first Hindi language drama series that ran for about 5 years. Besides focusing on the life of Tara, the series also showed the lives of her three other friends, Kanchan, Arzoo and Sheena.
    • begun in and completed in (18 years ago)
    • country: India
    • genre: Drama
  2. "Tara" is a 2001 film, known in the United States as Hood Rat. Directed by Leslie Small, it was released direct-to-video, and was poorly received.
  3. "Tara" is a 2013 Hindi drama film directed and produced by Kumar Raj. It was released on July 12, 2013. The film features Rekha Rana, Rohan Shroff and Sapna P Chuobisha as main characters.
  4. "Tara" is a 2010 adventure film written and directed by Bratya Basu.
  5. "Tara" is a 1991 film directed by Bijaya Jena.
    • country: India
    • language: Oriya Language
    • producer: Bijaya Jena
    • genre: Drama
    • released in (23 years ago)
    • award: - National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Oriya, received by Bijaya Jena


  1. "Tara" is the fourth album by black metal band Absu. It was released on May 23, 2001, by Osmose Productions. A remastered edition was supposed to come out in September 2007, but was delayed until March 2009. It contains the In the Eyes of Ioldánach EP as bonus tracks. Early promotional material for the album stated that Mike Scaccia of Rigor Mortis/Ministry fame would contribute to the album but that did not occur. In addition, King Diamond did contribute vocals to the album but could not be credited due to contractual restrictions. He is credited as Masthema Mazziqim, a pseudonym used by the singer of Dolmen, a band that eventually became Absu.
  2. "Tara" is the second single from Moya Brennan's Grammy-nominated album Two Horizons, released in the same year. The cover shows a photography by Peer Lindgreen.
  3. "Tara", is the third and last studio album of the now defunct Filipino rock band, Yano. It has 11 tracks and also its first album for major label BMG Records Philippines, having moved from local independent, Alpha Records.
  4. "Tara" is a musical album of The Kamkars.
    • released in (8 years ago)
  5. "Tara" is a cataloged instance, composition.
  6. "Tara" is a composition.


  1. The Tara is a river in Montenegro and Bosnia and Herzegovina. It emerges from the confluence of the Opasnica and Veruša Rivers in the Komovi mountain, part of Dinaric Alps of Montenegro. The total length is 144 km, of which 104 km are in Montenegro, while the final 40 km are in Bosnia and Herzegovina; it also forms the border between the two countries in several places. The Tara flows from south to north - north-west and converges with the Piva at the Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro border between the villages of Šćepan Polje and Hum to form the Drina river.
    • also known as Tara River
    • part of Europe
  2. Tara is a mountain located in western Serbia. It is part of Dinaric Alps and stands at 1,000-1,500 metres above sea level. The mountain's slopes are clad in dense forests with numerous high-altitude clearings and meadows, steep cliffs, deep ravines carved by the nearby Drina River and many karst, or limestone caves. The mountain is a popular tourist centre. Tara's national park encompasses a large part of the mountain. The highest peak is Zborište, at 1,544 m.
  3. Tara is a town in Omsk Oblast, Russia, located at the confluence of the Tara and Irtysh Rivers at a point where the forested country merges into the steppe, about 300 kilometers north of Omsk, the administrative center of the oblast. Population: 27,318; 26,888; 26,152.
    • also known as Tara, Russia; Tara, Omsk Oblast
    • part of Russia
  4. Tara is a town and peninsula located in Fujitsu District, Saga Prefecture, Japan.
  5. Tara is a town in the Darling Downs region of Queensland, Australia, located 300 kilometres west of the state capital, Brisbane. At the 2006 census, Tara had a population of 819. Important industries in the area around Tara include wheat, beef and wool.
  6. Tara a.k.a. Tara Theatre is a Venue, Building in Earlsfield, London.
  7. The Tara River of Arcadia, Greece has been identified by some classical scholars as the modern equivalent of the Tragus river.

There are other places with in their name, like Tara Khēl, Tara Hills, Tara Nagar, Tara Motilor, Tara Township, Tara Devi Temple, Tara River Canyon, Craig Tara Holiday Park.


  1. Tara or Ārya Tārā, also known as Jetsun Dolma in Tibetan Buddhism, is a female Bodhisattva in Mahayana Buddhism who appears as a female Buddha in Vajrayana Buddhism. She is known as the "mother of liberation", and represents the virtues of success in work and achievements. In Japan she is known as Tara Bosatsu, and little-known as Duōluó Púsà in Chinese Buddhism.
    • also known as 多羅菩薩
  2. Tara: In Hinduism, the goddess Tara meaning "star", is the second of the Dasa Mahavidyas or "Great Wisdom [goddesses]", is a form of Durga or Parvati. Tantric manifestations of Durga or Mahadevi, Kali, or Parvati. As the star is seen as a beautiful but perpetually self-combusting thing, so Tara is perceived at core as the absolute, unquenchable hunger that propels all life.
  3. Tara is the name of a fictional plantation in the state of Georgia, in the historical novel Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell. In the story, Tara is located 5 miles from Jonesboro, in Clayton County, on the east side of the Flint River about 20 miles south of Atlanta.
  4. Tara is a spider genus of the Salticidae family. The genus was first described by George and Elizabeth Peckham in 1886. The type species is Tara anomala, described and named Atrytone anomala by Eugen von Keyserling in 1882.
  5. Tara er et kvinnenavn med flere opprinnelser.
  6. Tara was an Ulster loyalist movement in Northern Ireland that espoused a brand of evangelical Protestantism. Preaching a hard-line and somewhat esoteric brand of loyalism, Tara enjoyed some influence in the late 1960s before declining amid a high-profile sex abuse scandal involving its leader William McGrath.
  7. Tara a.k.a. Țara: Ţara was a magazine from the Republic of Moldova founded on August 15, 1990 as a newspaper of the Popular Front of Moldova. Ţara was the successor of Deşteptarea. Ştefan Secăreanu was the editor in chief and Sergiu Burcă was the deputy editor in chief.
    • also known as Ţara

Phrases with Tara

Phrases starting with the word Tara:

  1. Tara Gum
  2. tara vine
  3. Tara anomala
  4. Tara Hauturu
  5. Tara parvula
  6. Tara spinosa
  7. Tara gratiosa
  8. Tara Taranaki
  9. Tara Simularis
  10. Tara Sylvicola
  11. Tara Tinctoria

Phrases ending with the word Tara:

  1. Genus Tara
  2. Aldisa tara
  3. Rapala Tara
  4. Species Tara
  5. Aegiochus Tara
  6. Cephrenes Tara
  7. Poinciana Tara
  8. Abyssaster Tara
  9. Paratanais Tara

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Tara

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Google previewPractice Makes Perfect: Exploring Grammar (2010)

by Gary Muschla

Tara is a piano teacher. The powerful earthquake caused much damage. The thunder will scare the puppy. • The simple subject is the most important word or words in the complete subject. The simple subject is usually a noun or pronoun.

Google previewTeach Terrific Grammar, Grades 4-5 (2007)

by Gary Muschla

Tara is a piano teacher. The powerful earthquake caused much damage. The thunder will scare the puppy. • The simple subject is the most important word or words in the complete subject. The simple subject is usually a noun or pronoun.

Google previewThe Global Situation (2011)

by Quinton Crawford

Serene and tranquil, beautiful Tara is a female mask that represents transcendent wisdom in the Buddhist tradition.

Google previewGenesis of Indigenous Chakma Buddhists and Their Pulverization Worldwide (2010)

Tara means Shakti (perfect knowledge, heart Sutta in Mahayana, Prajna Paramita). According to Tibetian doctrine Kalachakra Tantra King Suchandra of the north eastern India kingdom Shamhala requested teaching from the Buddha that ...

Google previewDixie Dharma (2012)

Inside a Buddhist Temple in the American South by Jeff Wilson

Tara is a female goddess who takes on many different forms; Medicine Buddha lives in the Eastern Pure Land and helps with all manner of afflictions. 30. A sesshin is a Zen meditation retreat. 31. Ngodro are preliminary exercises undertaken ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Owa (2014)

A Language of the Solomon Islands by Greg Mellow

tara rogaroga complex n. fine weather with light wind. Lit: 'path windy'. Mi rea ina mataina iga na tara rogaroga. We saw it during the time of fine weather with light wind. tara ruma complex n. house steps, stairs. Lit: 'path house'. E akau suria ka ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Medieval Literature in Britain (2017)

by Sian Echard, Robert Rouse

Tara, located in County Meath, has been a sacred site since the late Stone Age. The earliest monument on the site dates to c. 3000 BCE . This is a passage tomb, known from the medieval period as the Mound of the Hostages. It is reckoned ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Ireland (2013)

by Frank A. Biletz

TARA. Hill in Co. Meath that served as a royal center for early Irish kings. About 155 meters above sea level, the hill provides a vista over the Central Plain of Ireland. Indeed, the name is an Anglicized version of Temair, which signifies a height ...

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