Spanish cigarropossibly from Maya sik’arfromsiktobacco
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Spanishcigarro, of uncertain origin; perhaps from cigarra (“cicada”) or from a Mayan language, see siyar (“to smoke tobacco leaves”).
Cigar Sentence Examples
He found Speck on the back porch, smoking a cigar while gazing at the glowing wheat fields.
The town has large cigar factories.
A cigar consists of a core or Cigars.
Mexico is an important tobacco-producing country, and Mexican leaf is largely used in Europe for cigar wrappers and other purposes.
I could always tell if visitors had called in my absence, either by the bended twigs or grass, or the print of their shoes, and generally of what sex or age or quality they were by some slight trace left, as a flower dropped, or a bunch of grass plucked and thrown away, even as far off as the railroad, half a mile distant, or by the lingering odor of a cigar or pipe.