n. A religious custom in parts of Africa and the Middle East, involving the possession of an individual (usually female) by a spirit.
Żar may refer to:
- Żar, Łódź Voivodeship - village in Poland
- Żar mountain - mountain in Poland
Žár (German Sohors) is a village and municipality ( obec) in České Budějovice District in the South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic.
The municipality covers an area of , and has a population of 331 (as at 2005).
Žár lies approximately south-east of České Budějovice and south of Prague.
Usage examples of "zar".
While Zar began the surprisingly lengthy process of transferring embassy funds to her account, she contacted Riel Amat on board ship, and explained the situation, sending along the personnel files, and told him to go on and order supplies.
Kirk shrugged, then pulled McCoy to one side as they watched Zar lean his head in his hands, exhausted.
It was clear to Zar that while he had been inert the tendrils had fastened themselves slowly around him, in a way that was half like the closing of an ancient Venus Flytrap, carnivorous plant of old, and half like the simple creeping of a vine on a wall.
If Zared wived, and then bred, then how long might that line continue to haunt Tencendor?