arr

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

arr

  1. Abbreviation of arrival.

Etymology 2[edit]

Interjection[edit]

arr

  1. Used stereotypically in imitation of pirates.
    • 2004, Peter Walsh, How to Organize (Just About) Everything
      Arr, matey! Tis a dangerous life, the sea — full of giant beasts, raging storms and wayward ships bobbing around like steel icebergs.
    • 2007, Howard A Norman, Devotion
      He did an imitation of a pirate: "Arr, Arr, Arr, me buckos."
    • 2008, Gwen Lepkowski, Cross-Country Treasure Hunt (and the Mystery That Followed)‎
      Suddenly a pirate voice said, "Arr, Arr, Arr. Are you looking for me gold?" Josh looked startled and Will began to laugh.
Synonyms[edit]

Norwegian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ørr.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

arr

  1. scar

Inflection[edit]

References[edit]

  • “arr” in The Bokmål Dictionary / The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Tarao[edit]

Noun[edit]

arr

  1. Alternative form of arte (chicken).

References[edit]

  • 2001, Encyclopaedia of northeast India, volume 3 (ISBN 8170997909), page 230