[nahyer, nahy-er]
  1. of or relating to this group of castes or their members.
Also Nayer.

Origin of Nair

1580–85; < Portuguese naire < Malayalam nāyar members of ruling caste < Sanskrit nāya to lead Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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