sonar

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From SONAR, acronym from sound navigation and ranging.

Noun[edit]

sonar (plural sonars)

  1. (nautical) echolocation
  2. (nautical) A device that uses hydrophones (in the same manner as radar) to locate objects underwater.

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  • SONAR (acronym of sound navigation and ranging)

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From so, or from Latin sonāre, present active infinitive of sonō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *swen- (to sound, resound).

Verb[edit]

sonar (first-person singular present sono, past participle sonat)

  1. to sound, to make a sound
  2. to ring, to buzz

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Noun[edit]

sonar m (uncountable)

  1. sonar

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto soni (to sound), French sonner, Italian suonare, Spanish sonar, ultimately from Latin sonō (to make a noise).

Verb[edit]

sonar (present tense sonas, past tense sonis, future tense sonos, imperative sonez, conditional sonus)

  1. to ring

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English sonar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sǒnaːr/
  • Hyphenation: so‧nar

Noun[edit]

sònār m (Cyrillic spelling со̀на̄р)

  1. sonar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sonāre, present active infinitive of sonō, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *swen- (to sound, resound).

Verb[edit]

sonar (first-person singular present sueno, first-person singular preterite soné, past participle sonado)

  1. to sound, to ring
  2. (figuratively) to ring a bell
    Me suena el nombre, pero no lo ubico.
    His name rings a bell but I can't place him.

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Swedish[edit]

Verb[edit]

sonar

  1. present tense of sona.

Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sonāre, present active infinitive of sonō.

Verb[edit]

sonar

  1. (transitive) to play, sound

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