The Magar are a people constituting the Marathi ethnic group of Maharashtra, India. The Magars are probably part of the Maratha caste-complex.
The Magar hamlet of Magarpatta near Pune was in the news in November - December 2006 following news reports on the success of its Magar inhabitants, originally marginal farmers, in exploiting their landholdings to gain great wealth.
- Magar people
- Magar language
- Khagendra Thapa Magar, the shortest man in the world (as of 2012)
- Magar, the Catholicos of All Armenians from 1885 to 1891
Usage examples of "magar".
Brahman had been about before him, for when he neared the ford he could see floating in the slack water the marigold wreaths the Brahman had cast in to propitiate the river and the magar and the other powers of the waters.