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?

Conjugation[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

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 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)

  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) The primary source; origin.
      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) A square root
      Synonym: akar kuadrat
    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

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, impolite 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

Yámana[edit]

Noun[edit]

akar

  1. house, hut, tent