/ (ˈbækrə) Caribbean /
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noun plural -ra or -ras
a White person, esp one from Britain
(of people) White, esp British
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Word Origin for bakra
of African origin
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Example sentences from the Web for bakra
The hillmen call the Himalayan species the Ban Bakra, which means the jungle goat.Birds of the Indian Hills|Douglas Dewar