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The Mangalorean equivalent of men or da or macha or baap or dude or bro. Most sentences in that part of the world end with mare. Often heard amongst waiters in Udupi Hotels.
Etymologically, a shortened, corrupted version of the word "Maharaya" meaning "Great One", the word is also used as "marayya" by the old is gold generation.
Added 2011-10-31 by TNagarTornado