the mitriform pileus of certain fungi.
Other definitions for Mitra (2 of 2)
the Vedic god of justice.
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How to use mitra in a sentence
mitra, Gol-Maryam and Parivash wear their political allegiances as lightly as their crushes.
These twin deities, mitra and Varuna, measured out the span of human life.
As a sky god mitra may have been associated, like Varuna, with the waters above the firmament.
Agni has been established among the tribes of men, the son of the waters, mitra acting in the right way.
Thus Quetzalcoatl wore "en la cabea una mitra de papel puntiaguda."
The sublime deities, Varuna and mitra (Mithra), for instance, were already declining in splendour.Indian Myth and Legend | Donald Alexander Mackenzie