klar

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Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /klar/, [kʰlɑːˀ]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German klār, from Latin clārus (clear).

Adjective[edit]

klar (neuter klart, definite and plural klare, comparative klarere, superlative klarest)

  1. clear
  2. bright
  3. plain
  4. distinct
  5. lucid
  6. conscious
  7. (indeclinable) ready
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Etymology 2[edit]

See klare (to handle, to manage).

Verb[edit]

klar

  1. Imperative of klare.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German klār, clār, borrowed via French clair and Middle Dutch claer, from Latin clārus.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

klar (comparative klarer, superlative am klarsten)

  1. clear (clarified)
  2. clear (optically purified)
  3. (Geht klar!): no problem, “don’t worry, I’ll do that”

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References[edit]

  1. ^ “klar” in: Friedrich Kluge, “Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache” , 22. Auflage, 1989, bearbeitet von Elmar Seebold, ISBN 3-11-006800-1

Norwegian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German klār, from Latin clārus (clear).

Adjective[edit]

klar (neuter klart, definite and plural klare, comparative klarere, superlative klarest)

  1. clear
  2. bright
  3. plain
  4. distinct
  5. lucid
  6. conscious
  7. (indeclinable) ready
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See klare (to handle, to manage).

Verb[edit]

klar

  1. Imperative of klare.

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

klar (comparative klarare, superlative klarast)

  1. ready, finished
    Middagen är klar!
    Dinner's ready!
  2. clear; without clouds
  3. clear; free of ambiguity; easy to understand
  4. completely transparent
    Klar som kristall.
    Clear as crystal.

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