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Definition of the noun Chapra

What does Chapra mean as a name of something?

Chapra is a genus of Hesperiidae, described by Moore in 1881.


Chapra a.k.a. Chhapra is a city and headquarters of the Saran district in the Indian state of Bihar. It is situated near the junction of the Ghaghara River and the Ganges River.


Chapra is a fictional character from the 2011 film Buddha: The Great Departure.


Chapra is a genus of skippers in the family Hesperiidae.

Phrases with Chapra

Phrases starting with the word Chapra:

  1. Chapra marcus
  2. Chapra Niasica
  3. Chapra Prominens

Phrases ending with the word Chapra:

  1. Genus Chapra
  2. Clupea Chapra
  3. Gadusia Chapra
  4. Gudusia chapra
  5. Clupanodon Chapra
  6. Species Clupea Chapra
  7. Species Gadusia Chapra
  8. Species Gudusia Chapra
  9. Species Clupanodon Chapra

Other phrases containing the word Chapra:

  1. species Chapra marcus
  2. Species Chapra Niasica
  3. Species Chapra Prominens

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Chapra

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Google previewImperial Gazetteer of India ... (1908)

by James Sutherland Cotton, Sir Richard Burn, Sir William Stevenson Meyer

Chapra is the head-quarters of a troop of the Bihar Light Horse, and of a detachment of the Bengal and North-Western Railway Volunteers. The town has in recent years suffered severely from plague, which made its first appearance in March, ...

Google previewBengal District Gazetteers (1908)

by Bengal (India)

Chapra is the headquarters of a detachment of the Bengal and North- Western Railway Volunteers and of a troop of the Bihar Light Horse, for whom a mess house and quarters were constructed about 12 years ago. It is also a station of the ...

Google previewReligion and Sustainable Development (2009)

Opportunities and Challenges for Higher Education by Cathrien de Pater, Irene Dankelman

Evidence for this is given by the famous and authorative economist, Umer Chapra16 (1985). Chapra is a Muslim economist who is confident that Islam has much to offer to achieve interaction between economics, development, and religion17.

Google previewUnderstanding Geographical Map Entries


Chapra is the focus of railway and a ferry point on the Ganga River (FIGURE II.20.1). SAURASHTRA See GUJARAT, KATHIWAD ...

Google previewUnderstanding: Geographical: Map Entries: for Civil Services Examinations: Second Edition (2011)

by Majid Husain

Chapra is the focus of railway and a ferry point on the Ganga River (Figure II.S.l). Sarasvati Plain This is tributary of the Ghaggar River. It drains part of Ambala, Jagadhri, Yamunanagar, and Kurukshetra districts. Having its origin in the Shivalik ...

Google previewCo-operatives and Dairy Development (2005)

Changing Destiny of Rural Women by Veeranki Maheswara Rao

Poonam Devi Lalu Chapra is a big village having 380 households. Yadavs, Dushads, Tellis, and Kannus inhabit the village. Barring one or two households who own about 15-20 acres of land, villagers are mostly small cultivators.

Google previewBihar And Orissa District Gazetteers : Saran (2007)

by L.S.S. O'malley

Chapra is the headquarters of a troop of the Bihar Light Horse which has mess house and quarters. There is a branch of the Regions Beyond Mission Society and of an American Mission Society called the Assemblies of God. There are two ...

Google previewThe Islamic Vision of Development in the Light of Maqasid Al-Shariah (2008)

by Muhammad Umer Chapra, Shiraz Khan, Anas Al Shaikh-Ali

Muhammad Umer Chapra is a well-known specialist and scholar in the field of economics. Since few works in the English language have been available on the subject of Maqāșid al-SharÏ¢ah, the IIIT decided to fill the vaccum ...

Google previewHandbook of Islamic Banking (2009)

by Kabir Hassan, Mervyn Lewis

Dr Chapra is a member of the Technical Committee of the Islamic Financial Services Board and has received a number of awards, including the Islamic Development Bank Award for Islamic Economics, and the prestigious King Faysal ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1910)

a dictionary of arts, sciences, literature and general information by Hugh Chisholm

Chapra is the centre ot trade in indigo and saltpetre, and conducts a large business by water as well as by rail. CHAPTAL, JEAN ANTOINE CLAUDE, Comte de Chante- lopp (1756-1832), French chemist and statesman, was bom at Nogaret, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopædia Britannica (1910)

the new volumes constituting, in combination with the twenty-nine volumes of the eleventh edition, the twelfth edition of that work, and also supplying a new, distinctive, and independent library of reference dealing with events and developments of the period 1910 to 1921 inclusive. The first third of the new volumes by Hugh Chisholm

Chapra is the centre of trade in indigo and saltpetre, and conducts a large business by water as well as by rail. CHAPTAL, JEAN ANTOINE CLAUDE, Comte de Chante- loup (1756-183 2), French chemist and statesman, was born at Nogarct, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of North-East India: Meghalaya (2001)

by Hamlet Bareh

The Koch have seven endogamous divisions, known as bhag or biblmg, namely, harigava or sanga, satoari, wanag, banai or Dasgaiya, tintikiya, chapra or margan and sankar. Each division lives in a separate village or villages. Harigava are ...

Google previewWinston's Cumulative Encyclopedia (1914)

A Comprehensive Reference Book by Charles Morris

Chapra. &3W. dustan on an affluent of the Ganges. Has an active commerce. Pop. 48,000. Prninnisnnn (cho-ke-su'ka). or Sucre, ...

Google previewA Grammar and Dictionary of Indus Kohistani (2005)

by Claus Peter Zoller

chapra (B); chAprd (G) n.m. 'a puddle'. P. chappar ' a pond; a puddle'. There are several Sant. words which might belong here: chapar chupur 'applied to fairly heavy rain which does not run off but makes a noise ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Medicinal and Poisonous Plants (2012)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi

kanakalayi, mahheli, ngeta, olsegetit, rofwa, segedid, zuma in China: tie zai in India: baibarang, bandraru oleander, banwa, banwan, baring, basuti, chapra, chhota mehndru, chhota mendhru, chitring, chota mendru, chupra, gugil, jhunjhra , ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Tourism Resources in India (2001)

by Manohar Sajnani

south-east of Chapra. The name is derived from a celebrated sage, Dighwara. Situated on the bank of the Ganges, it is an important commercial centre for river-borne traffic.

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Historic Architecture (2013)

by Cyril M. Harris

cbaplet chapra A tower having a parabolic outline of a nagara temple in India. chapter house A place for ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Food and Nutrition (2009)

by David A. Bender

chapila Freshwater fish, Gudusia chapra. chapon Crust of bread rubbed with garlic and added to salad for flavour, then removed. chaptalization ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh (2006)

by Om Gupta

In Uttar Pradesh State the Ghaghara flows in a Southeast direction to the town of Chapra, where, after a course of 570 miles (917 Kilometres), it joins the Ganges. The river is one of the most important commercial waterways of Uttar Pradesh.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Government and Politics (2013)

2-volume set by Mary Hawkesworth, Maurice Kogan

Chapra, M. U.(1992) Islam andthe Economic Challenge, Herndon, VA: International InstituteofIslamic Thought and The Islamic Foundation. Cox, R. ( 1992) 'Towards a posthegemonic conceptualization of world order:reflections onthe ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Water Science (Print) (2003)

by Bobby A. Stewart, Terry Howell


Google previewThe Hindoostanee Interpreter, Containing the Rudiments of Grammar, an Extensive Vocabulary and ... Dialogues; 2 Ed. to which is Added a Naval Dictionary .. by Thomas Roebuck (1841)

by William Carmichael Smyth

To woold, Kuoree lena, lasun lena, chapra lena, bundee kurma. To work a ship, Juhaz NAVAL DICTIONARY. 179 — ...

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Scrabble value of C3H4A1P3R1A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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