Origin of guarHindi gu?r
Origin of guarHindi guār from Sanskrit gopālī a kind of cucumber short for gopālakarka&tlowdot;ī cowherder's cucumber from gopālah cowherd gauh cow ; see gwou- in Indo-European roots. pālayati he brings across safely, protects ( variant of pārayati ; see per-2 in Indo-European roots.)
From Hindi ग्वार.
- (law) Abbreviation of guaranty.
This is the customary abbreviation of this term as used in case citations. See, e.g., The Bluebook: A Uniform System of Citation, Nineteenth Edition (2010), "Case Names and Institutional Authors in Citations", Table T6, p. 430-431.