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 (mä′kər, mā′-)
n. Chiefly Scots
A poet.

[Middle English, variant of maker, maker, poet.]


(Poetry) Scot a creative artist, esp a poet
[a Scot variant of maker]
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MY BELOVED MAKAR ALEXIEVITCH,--Do you know, must quarrel with you.
Ah, Makar Alexievitch, you neither speak of nor give any account of what you have spent upon me.
Makar Alexeevich, the brother of my late master- may the kingdom of heaven be his- has remained here, but he is in a weak state as you know," said the old servant.
Pierre knew that Makar Alexeevich was Joseph Bazdeev's half-insane brother and a hard drinker.
Makar Alexeevich came twice that evening shuffling along in his galoshes as far as the door and stopped and looked ingratiatingly at Pierre.
Muscat Gujarati Samaj, the Gujarati Wing of Indian Social Club, Muscat, recently organised the Annual Kite Flying Festival to coincide with the famous Makar Sankranti celebrations.
Addressing the gathering, the Vice President Shri Venkaiah Naidu said that the festival Makar Sankranti dedicated to Sun God, symbolizes Uttarayan' or the beginning of the northward journey of the Sun.
Summary: Vadodara (Gujarat) [India], Jan 15 (ANI): On the occasion of Makar Sankranti, kites and balloons in Vadodra were flown with a message to release the Indian Naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav.
A makar should be appointed to record major events with poems.
There is a number of regular contributors taking part in the exhibition, namely Gehad Hamdy, Heba el-Kholy, Ayman Aref, Mohamed Osam, Ahmed Kamnana, Mohamed Shokry, Asmaa Gamal,, Shaymaa Idris, and Amir Makar.
Another Scottish Gin Awards winner was the Glasgow Distillery, makers of MAKAR Gin, which picked up two gold medals - for its Cask Aged Gin, Matured in Oak and MAKAR Old Tom which won the Speciality Gin of the Year Award.
amp;nbsp;It is the time when the sun transits the zodiac sign Makar (Capricorn), and moves toward the north.