वार

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See also: बाल, बार, and वाल

Hindi[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Delhi Hindi) IPA(key): /ʋɑːɾ/, [ʋäːɾ]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀧𑀸𑀟𑁄 (pāḍo), from Sanskrit पात (pāta, attack).

Noun[edit]

वार (vārm (Urdu spelling وار‎)

  1. assault, attack
    Synonyms: आक्रमण (ākramaṇ), हमला (hamlā), प्रहार (prahār), धावा (dhāvā), चढ़ाई (caṛhāī)
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Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Learned borrowing from Sanskrit वार (vā́ra), doublet of बार (bār), a tadbhava.

Noun[edit]

वार (vārm (Urdu spelling وار‎)

  1. a day of the week
  2. occasion, time
    दस वार
    das vār
    on ten occasions, ten times
    Synonyms: (more common) बार (bār), दफ़ा (dafā)
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Sanskrit[edit]

Alternative scripts[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

वार (vā́ram

  1. Alternative form of वाल (vāla, the tail of an animal)
Declension[edit]
Masculine a-stem declension of वार (vā́ra)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative वारः
vā́raḥ
वारौ
vā́rau
वाराः / वारासः¹
vā́rāḥ / vā́rāsaḥ¹
Vocative वार
vā́ra
वारौ
vā́rau
वाराः / वारासः¹
vā́rāḥ / vā́rāsaḥ¹
Accusative वारम्
vā́ram
वारौ
vā́rau
वारान्
vā́rān
Instrumental वारेण
vā́reṇa
वाराभ्याम्
vā́rābhyām
वारैः / वारेभिः¹
vā́raiḥ / vā́rebhiḥ¹
Dative वाराय
vā́rāya
वाराभ्याम्
vā́rābhyām
वारेभ्यः
vā́rebhyaḥ
Ablative वारात्
vā́rāt
वाराभ्याम्
vā́rābhyām
वारेभ्यः
vā́rebhyaḥ
Genitive वारस्य
vā́rasya
वारयोः
vā́rayoḥ
वाराणाम्
vā́rāṇām
Locative वारे
vā́re
वारयोः
vā́rayoḥ
वारेषु
vā́reṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

Etymology 2[edit]

From the root वृ (vṛ).

Noun[edit]

वार (vā́ram

  1. keeping back, restraining
  2. anything which covers or surrounds or restrains, a cover
  3. anything which causes an obstruction, a gate, doorway
  4. anything enclosed or circumscribed in space or time, especially an appointed place
  5. the time fixed or appointed for anything
  6. choice
  7. anything chosen or exquisite, goods, treasure
Declension[edit]
Masculine a-stem declension of वार (vā́ra)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative वारः
vā́raḥ
वारौ
vā́rau
वाराः / वारासः¹
vā́rāḥ / vā́rāsaḥ¹
Vocative वार
vā́ra
वारौ
vā́rau
वाराः / वारासः¹
vā́rāḥ / vā́rāsaḥ¹
Accusative वारम्
vā́ram
वारौ
vā́rau
वारान्
vā́rān
Instrumental वारेण
vā́reṇa
वाराभ्याम्
vā́rābhyām
वारैः / वारेभिः¹
vā́raiḥ / vā́rebhiḥ¹
Dative वाराय
vā́rāya
वाराभ्याम्
vā́rābhyām
वारेभ्यः
vā́rebhyaḥ
Ablative वारात्
vā́rāt
वाराभ्याम्
vā́rābhyām
वारेभ्यः
vā́rebhyaḥ
Genitive वारस्य
vā́rasya
वारयोः
vā́rayoḥ
वाराणाम्
vā́rāṇām
Locative वारे
vā́re
वारयोः
vā́rayoḥ
वारेषु
vā́reṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

Etymology 3[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun 1[edit]

वार (vā́ram

  1. a moment, occasion, opportunity
  2. a multitude, quantity
  3. an arrow
  4. Achyranthes aspera
  5. the turn of a day (under the regency of a planet)
  6. a day of the week
Declension[edit]
Masculine a-stem declension of वार (vā́ra)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative वारः
vā́raḥ
वारौ
vā́rau
वाराः / वारासः¹
vā́rāḥ / vā́rāsaḥ¹
Vocative वार
vā́ra
वारौ
vā́rau
वाराः / वारासः¹
vā́rāḥ / vā́rāsaḥ¹
Accusative वारम्
vā́ram
वारौ
vā́rau
वारान्
vā́rān
Instrumental वारेण
vā́reṇa
वाराभ्याम्
vā́rābhyām
वारैः / वारेभिः¹
vā́raiḥ / vā́rebhiḥ¹
Dative वाराय
vā́rāya
वाराभ्याम्
vā́rābhyām
वारेभ्यः
vā́rebhyaḥ
Ablative वारात्
vā́rāt
वाराभ्याम्
vā́rābhyām
वारेभ्यः
vā́rebhyaḥ
Genitive वारस्य
vā́rasya
वारयोः
vā́rayoḥ
वाराणाम्
vā́rāṇām
Locative वारे
vā́re
वारयोः
vā́rayoḥ
वारेषु
vā́reṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

Descendants[edit]

  • Assamese: বাৰ (bar)
  • Bengali: বার (bar)
  • Hindi: वार (vār)
  • Marathi: बार (bār), वार (vār)
  • Pali: vāra

Noun 2[edit]

वार (vā́ran

  1. a vessel for holding spirituous liquor
  2. a particular artificial poison
Declension[edit]
Neuter a-stem declension of वार (vā́ra)
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative वारम्
vā́ram
वारे
vā́re
वाराणि / वारा¹
vā́rāṇi / vā́rā¹
Vocative वार
vā́ra
वारे
vā́re
वाराणि / वारा¹
vā́rāṇi / vā́rā¹
Accusative वारम्
vā́ram
वारे
vā́re
वाराणि / वारा¹
vā́rāṇi / vā́rā¹
Instrumental वारेण
vā́reṇa
वाराभ्याम्
vā́rābhyām
वारैः / वारेभिः¹
vā́raiḥ / vā́rebhiḥ¹
Dative वाराय
vā́rāya
वाराभ्याम्
vā́rābhyām
वारेभ्यः
vā́rebhyaḥ
Ablative वारात्
vā́rāt
वाराभ्याम्
vā́rābhyām
वारेभ्यः
vā́rebhyaḥ
Genitive वारस्य
vā́rasya
वारयोः
vā́rayoḥ
वाराणाम्
vā́rāṇām
Locative वारे
vā́re
वारयोः
vā́rayoḥ
वारेषु
vā́reṣu
Notes
  • ¹Vedic

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