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Jalra

\Jaal-Ra\
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Definition

Cycophant.
Etymology: South Indian percussion instrument. Made of metal. Two semi-circular small cymbals made of metal. Makes ringing sound when struck against each other. Popular in carnatic music performances.


Usage

Nirmala: This Harsha is a wonderful boy
Pallavi: Eeey! Nirmala dont put Jalra for him all the time
Added 2011-08-07 by Thayir Sadam

Root

Tamil

Region

Tamil Nadu

Related Terms

chamcha

Terms referencing this

Baadu