quar

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

quar

  1. (obsolete) A quarry.
    A chrysolite, a gem, the very agate / Of state and policy, cut from the quar / Of Machiavel — Ben Jonson.

Albanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *klā(u)ra, related to qos. Cognate to Ancient Greek κλᾰδᾰρός (kladarós, fragile), Old Irish claidim (to empty)[1].

Noun[edit]

quar m (indefinite plural qore, definite singular quari, definite plural qoret)

  1. prison, cellar, shelter
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References[edit]

  1. ^ A Concise Historical Grammar of the Albanian Language, V.Orel, Koninklijke Brill ,Leiden 2000, p.363

Ido[edit]

Cardinal numeral[edit]

quar

  1. four (4)

Novial[edit]

Novial cardinal numbers
3 4 5
    Cardinal : quar
    Ordinal : quaresmi

Numeral[edit]

quar

  1. (cardinal) four



Old French[edit]

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Conjunction[edit]

quar

  1. for; because; due to this

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