Definition for aras (2 of 3)
noun, genitive A·rae [ey-ree, air-ee] /ˈeɪ ri, ˈɛər i/. Astronomy.
Origin of Ara
Definition for aras (3 of 3)
amicus usque ad aras
Examples from the Web for aras
The length of the Aras, including only main windings, is 500 miles.
Elsewhere the country has the character of a plateau, 7000 to 8000 ft. high, deeply trenched by tributaries of the Aras.
The southern boundary of Caucasia is in part coincident with the river Aras (Araxes), in part purely conventional and political.
They have feathered cheeks like Parakeets, and their size is intermediate between them and the Aras.Reptiles and Birds|Louis Figuier
This is the river now generally called the Aras, which flows into the Caspian on the south-west side.Plutarch's Lives, Volume II|Aubrey Stewart & George Long