In Biology it is the name of a spider genus. They are well known as jumping spiders or flytrap spiders. They belong to the family Salticidae . It is also the name of a river that is bordered between Ecuador and Peru, by a stretch of about 50 kilometers. It is formed with the catamayo (Province of Loja, Ecuador) and Macará rivers. It flows into the Alamor River (Province of Piura, Peru). Name of a valley on the same river. With its waters is formed a dam called Poechos.
1.-CHIRA: in Colombia, jiron, piece of cloth torn.
2.-CHIRA: in Costa Rica, spathe of the banana, banana or banana.
3.-CHIRA: in El Salvador, ulcer, sore.
4.-CHIRA: River of Ecuador and Peru that is born in the Ecuadorian Andes and is contained in the Poechos reservoir.
5.-CHIRA: in Honduras, snout, properly the edge outside of the snout of the pig.
6.-CHIRA: variety of lizard.
7.-CHIRA: hen with the feathers ruffled.
8.-CHIRA: in Catamarca, breeches of woman, with randas, that comes to the knees.