akar

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See also: akár, ākär, and akár-

Bahnar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bahnaric *ʔəkaːr. Cognate with Sedang kéa. Compare Proto-Katuic *ʔŋkar (whence Ngeq ŋkar).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

akar 

  1. skin

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Of uncertain origin. Perhaps from Proto-Ugric + -r (frequentative suffix).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɒkɒr]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: akar
  • Rhymes: -ɒr

Verb[edit]

akar

  1. (auxiliary with an infinitive or transitive) to want
    Egyetemre akart menni.S/he wanted to go to university.
    • 1912, Dezső Kosztolányi, Akarsz-e játszani?:
      A játszótársam, mondd, akarsz-e lenni, / akarsz-e mindig, mindig játszani, / akarsz-e együtt a sötétbe menni, / gyerekszívvel fontosnak látszani, / borból-vízből mértékkel tölteni, / gyöngyöt dobálni, semminek örülni, / sóhajtva rossz ruhákat ölteni?

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References[edit]

  1. ^ akar in Zaicz, Gábor (ed.). Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (‘Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN.  (See also its 2nd edition.)

Further reading[edit]

  • akar in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN
  • (dialectal, archaic form of akár): akar in Bárczi, Géza and László Országh. A magyar nyelv értelmező szótára (‘The Explanatory Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 1959–1962. Fifth ed., 1992: →ISBN
  • akar in Ittzés, Nóra (ed.). A magyar nyelv nagyszótára (’A Comprehensive Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Akadémiai Kiadó, 2006–2031 (work in progress; published A–ez as of 2022)

Iban[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *akar, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *akar, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *(w)akar, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(w)akaʀ.

Noun[edit]

akar

  1. root (of plant)

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Malay akar, from Classical Malay اكر(akar), from Proto-Malayic *akar, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *akar, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *(w)akar, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(w)akaʀ. Semantic loan from English root except the sense part of a plant.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

akar (plural akar-akar, first-person possessive akarku, second-person possessive akarmu, third-person possessive akarnya)

  1. root:
    1. (literally) the part of a plant, generally underground, that anchors and supports the plant body, absorbs and stores water and nutrients.
    2. the part of a tooth extending into the bone holding the tooth in place.
      Synonym: akar gigi
    3. the part of a hair under the skin that holds the hair in place.
      Synonym: akar rambut
    4. (figuratively) origin: the primary source.
      Synonym: sumber
    5. (arithmetic) of a number or expression, a number which, when raised to a specified power, yields the specified number or expression.
    6. (arithmetic) clipping of akar kuadrat (a square root)..
    7. (linguistic morphology) the primary lexical unit of a word, which carries the most significant aspects of semantic content and cannot be reduced into smaller constituents.
      Synonym: akar kata
    8. (computing) in UNIX terminology, the first user account with complete access to the operating system and its configuration, found at the root of the directory structure; the person who manages accounts on a UNIX system.
      Synonyms: akun akar, pengguna akar

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayic *akar, from Proto-Malayo-Chamic *akar, from Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *(w)akar, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(w)akaʀ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

akar (Jawi spelling اکر‎, plural akar-akar, informal 1st possessive akarku, 2nd possessive akarmu, 3rd possessive akarnya)

  1. root (of plant)

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Sasak[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *(w)akar, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *(w)akaʀ.

Noun[edit]

akar

  1. Alternative form of akah

Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish عقار‎, from Arabic عَقَار(ʿaqār).

Noun[edit]

akar (definite accusative akarı, plural akarlar)

  1. real estate

Etymology 2[edit]

From French acare, from Ancient Greek ἀκαρί (akarí).

Noun[edit]

akar (definite accusative akarı, plural akarlar)

  1. mite, tick

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

akar

  1. third-person singular indicative aorist of akmak

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Yámana[edit]

Noun[edit]

akar

  1. house, hut, tent