Pronunciation: (sher; Eng. shâr),[key] —adj.French. dear; beloved: used in referring to or addressing a man or boy.
Pronunciation: (shâr; Fr. sher),[key] —n. 1. a river in central France, flowing NW to the Loire River. 220 mi. (355 km) long.
2. a department in central France. 316,350; 2820 sq. mi. (7305 sq. km). Cap.: Bourges.
3. a female given name.