from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Any of several valuable estates of the Egyptian khedive or his family. The most important are the Da"i*ra Sa"ni*eh (sä"nĭ*ĕ), or Da"i*ra Sa"ni*yeh, and the Da"i*ra Khas"sa, administered by the khedive's European bondholders, and known collectively as the Daira, or the Daira estates.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The private estates of the Khedive of Egypt.
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Daira, histoire orientale, par A.J. J. de la Riche de la
But soon Sui's hero worship of Daira becomes something far more personal, and the two eventually come to love and care about one another.
Summary: Sui returns to Japan to attend school--at the same institution as the famous prodigy Daira, or the "King."
Earlier on Friday, 47 persons died when a launch Al Helal-1 hit the motorboat on the Daira river.
Earlier on Friday, 47 bodies were recovered after a motorboat capsized on the Daira river at Mithamoin upazila of Kishoreganj.
Bangladeshi people look on as the rescue work takes place after a boat capsized on the Daira river in Mithamoin upazila, Kishoregonj, in the northeast of Bangladesh, on Friday.
Poetry News: The launching ceremony of poetry collection 'Oje Musalsal' by Abbas Naqvi, organised by literary organisation Daira, will be held at Islamabad Club at 3pm.