- the mitriform pileus of certain fungi.
- a galea.
Origin of mitra
1630–40; < Latin: head band; see miter
- the Vedic god of justice.
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Examples from the Web for mitra
Mitra, Gol-Maryam and Parivash wear their political allegiances as lightly as their crushes.This Week’s Hot Reads: October 28, 2013
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Surya keeps his eye on men and reports their failings to Varuna and Mitra.
Indra and Agni are frequently so treated; so are Varuna and Mitra.
But Mitra and Varuṇa will not enjoy this exalted rank for long.Hindu Gods And Heroes
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By Mitra, the clothyard shafts find every crevice of their harness!
Mitra be with them, for many will not see the sun go down behind the crags.'