Definition of Taira. Meaning of Taira. Synonyms of Taira

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Definition of Taira

taira
Tayra Tay"ra, n. [From the native name.] (Zo["o]l.) A South American carnivore (Galera barbara) allied to the grison. The tail is long and thick. The length, including the tail, is about three feet. [Written also taira.]
Taira
Taira Tai"ra, n. (Zo["o]l.) Same as Tayra.

Meaning of Taira from wikipedia

- The Taira was one of the four most important samurai clans that dominated ****anese politics during the Heian Period of ****anese history - the others were...
- The Taira clan was a major ****anese clan of samurai. Taira may also refer to: Taira, Toyama, a village in Toyama prefecture, ****an Taira, the center of...
- civil war between the Taira and Minamoto clans during the late-Heian period of ****an. It resulted in the downfall of the Taira and the establishment of...
- Taira no Masakado (平 将門, died March 25, 940) was a samurai in the Heian period of ****an, who led one of the largest insurgent forces in the period against...
- Concubine and children: Wife: Taira no Tokiko Taira no Shigemori Taira no Munemori Taira no Tomomori Taira no To****o Taira no Shigehira After the death...
- Taira Tuneshige (平 常重 (also known as 千葉 常重 Chiba Tsuneshige), March 29, 1083?-September 8, 1088?) was a bushi acting around the Kantō region in the latter...
- Yuna Taira (平 祐奈, Taira Yūna, born November 12, 1998) is a ****anese actress. Taira was born in Kobe, Hyōgo Prefecture, and grew up in Akashi, Hyōgo. ...
- Toshiko Taira (平良 敏子, Taira Toshiko, born February 14, 1921) is an Okinawan textile artist who creates Kijōka-bashōfu, a cloth made from the fiber of...
- Taira no Takakiyo (平高清/ Taira no Rokudai 平六代, 1173 – March 3, 1199) was a member of the ruling Taira clan from the late Heian period to the early Kamakura...
- Taira no Shigemori (平重盛, 1138 – September 2, 1179) was the eldest son of the Taira clan patriarch, Taira no Kiyomori. He supported his father in the Heiji...
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