acara

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese acará, from Tupian.

Noun[edit]

acara (plural acaras)

  1. Any of a number of Central American and South American freshwater fish in the family Cichlidae.

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay acara, from Sanskrit आचार (ācāra), from the root चर् (car), from Proto-Indo-European *kʷel- (to move; to turn (around)). Doublet of ajar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈat͡ʃa.ra]
  • Hyphenation: aca‧ra

Noun[edit]

acara (first-person possessive acaraku, second-person possessive acaramu, third-person possessive acaranya)

  1. agenda
    Synonym: agenda
  2. (of television, radio, etc) program
    Synonym: programa
  3. event
  4. court examination
    Synonym: perkara
  5. archaic form of cara.

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

acara (Jawi spelling اچارا‎, plural acara-acara, informal 1st possessive acaraku, impolite 2nd possessive acaramu, 3rd possessive acaranya)

  1. event (occurrence of social or personal importance)

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