Gender Feminine
Pronounced Pron. /ˈd͡zai̯.ra/(Italian) /ˈθai.ɾa/(European Spanish) /ˈsai.ɾa/(Latin American Spanish)  [key·simplify]

Meaning & History

Italian and Spanish form of Zaïre. It was used by Vincenzo Bellini for the heroine of his opera Zaira (1829), which was based on Voltaire's 1732 play Zaïre.

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Entry updated April 25, 2021