adar

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Aromanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

adar (past participle adãratã)

  1. I do; I create.
  2. I build, form.
  3. I decorate, ornament, embellish, adorn.
  4. I fix, mend, repair.
  5. I arrange.

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Basque[edit]

adar handiak dituen ahuntza
(a goat with big horns)

olibondo adarra
(an olive branch)

Etymology[edit]

Unknown. Often explained as a Celtic borrowing. Compare Old Irish adarc (horn); see there for more.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

adar inan

  1. horn
  2. branch

Declension[edit]

Declension of adar (inanimate, ending in -r)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive adar adarra adarrak
ergative adarrek adarrak adarrek
dative adarri adarrari adarrei
genitive adarren adarraren adarren
comitative adarrekin adarrarekin adarrekin
causative adarrengatik adarrarengatik adarrengatik
benefactive adarrentzat adarrarentzat adarrentzat
instrumental adarrez adarraz adarrez
inessive adarretan adarrean adarretan
locative adarretako adarreko adarretako
allative adarretara adarrera adarretara
terminative adarretaraino adarreraino adarretaraino
directive adarretarantz adarrerantz adarretarantz
destinative adarretarako adarrerako adarretarako
ablative adarretatik adarretik adarretatik
partitive adarrik
prolative adartzat

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ adar” in Etymological Dictionary of Basque by R. L. Trask, sussex.ac.uk

Further reading[edit]

  • adar in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • adar” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

adar m (plural adares)

  1. (Judaism) Adar (sixth Jewish month)

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Welsh atar, from Proto-Indo-European *péth₂r̥ (obl. *pth₂-éns), from the same root as Proto-Celtic *ɸetnos, hence Welsh edn, adain, ehedeg and Old Irish én "bird". Also compare Old Irish ette "feather", English feather, and Latin penna.

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Noun[edit]

adar m pl (singulative aderyn)

  1. birds
    Synonyms: ednod, ehediaid
  2. (obsolete) young birds, chicks
    Synonyms: adar bach, cywion

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
adar unchanged unchanged hadar
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “adar”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies