noun, plural Nair, Nairs.
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And likewise as regards the nair women and the peasant women: these practices are more observed in the country.A Description of the Coasts of East Africa and Malabar|Duarte Barbosa
Just as he was about to set off a large boat came to the ship, bringing an officer of the King, called a Nair.Notable Voyagers|W.H.G. Kingston and Henry Frith
Nair women in Malabar seclude themselves for three days at menstruation and prepare their food in separate pots and pans.Balder The Beautiful, Vol. I.|Sir James George Frazer
Cornely, there won't never be no mo'—there'll be nair another baby to you, honey.Southern Lights and Shadows|Various
He argues however on a later page153 that Nair polyandry, which is more properly termed promiscuity, is group marriage.Kinship Organisations and Group Marriage in Australia|Northcote W. Thomas