jird

[ jeerd ]
/ dʒɪərd /

noun

any of several species of small, burrowing rodents of the genus Meriones, subfamily Gerbillinae, inhabiting dry regions of Asia and northern Africa.

Nearby words

  1. jinrikisha,
  2. jinx,
  3. jinxed,
  4. jinzhou,
  5. jipijapa,
  6. jirgah,
  7. jism,
  8. jit,
  9. jitney,
  10. jitter

Origin of jird

said to be < Berber

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