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1.
Friend or mate. Used in greetings and to show respect to an equal, especially a fellow West Cumbrian.

An 'outsider' addressed as a marra should feel honoured and 'included' in what may be a select group.
Suppan pints wid me marras.
Tol lass as alluz bin me best marra.
Owa marras r in Wukitn, White-evan n Marypoort.
Me n me marras nivver miss Uppies n Downies.
Aaz nut gaan widoot me jam eater marras.
by Proud jam eater July 18, 2009
 
2.
West cumbrian slang, roughly translates to 'Mate'. Highly underused word outside of the glorious Cumbria...Spread the word, its fucking great marra!
Alreet marra, whats the crack, like
by The Marra March 19, 2004
 
3.
the slang word in cumbrian to say mate or friend
asser marra whens'oo ga'an yam
by sheiky September 08, 2005
 
4.
Cumbrian word for friend or 'mate'. Originates from the way marrows are grown in a field, lined up next to each other closely, as if they were friends.
Allrite Marra, hows ya doing?
by Stevie Jefferson January 16, 2008
 
5.
Anyone with a connection to sellafield nuclear power plant
shift's up marra, as gahn yam
by davey crockett February 08, 2005
 
6.
A Man or Boy from the North East of Cumbria (Workington). Mainly Made out to be "Hard" Also see Scully!
Allrite Marra, hows ya doing?
by Markleshark March 19, 2004