avaro

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See also: ávaro, àvaro, and avarò

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈvaro/
  • Hyphenation: a‧va‧ro
  • Rhymes: -aro

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

avaro (accusative singular avaron, plural avaroj, accusative plural avarojn)

  1. avarice

Etymology 2[edit]

From avo (grandfather) +‎ -aro (collection).

Noun[edit]

avaro (accusative singular avaron, plural avaroj, accusative plural avarojn)

  1. (rare, wordplay) a collection of grandfathers

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin avārus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈva.ro/
  • Rhymes: -aro
  • Hyphenation: a‧và‧ro

Adjective[edit]

avaro (feminine singular avara, masculine plural avari, feminine plural avare)

  1. mean, stingy
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

avaro m (plural avari, feminine avara)

  1. miser
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • avàro in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈa.va.ro/
  • Rhymes: -avaro
  • Hyphenation: à‧va‧ro

Adjective[edit]

avaro (feminine singular avara, masculine plural avari, feminine plural avare)

  1. Avar

Noun[edit]

avaro m (plural avari, feminine avara)

  1. Avar

avaro m (uncountable)

  1. (usually preceded by determinative article) Avar (language)

References[edit]

  • àvaro in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

avārō

  1. dative masculine singular of avārus
  2. dative neuter singular of avārus
  3. ablative masculine singular of avārus
  4. ablative neuter singular of avārus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin avārus.

Adjective[edit]

avaro m (feminine singular avara, masculine plural avaros, feminine plural avaras, comparable)

  1. miserly, avaricious

Noun[edit]

avaro m (plural avaros)

  1. skinflint (one who is excessively stingy or cautious with money)
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:avarento

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin avārus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈbaɾo/, [aˈβaɾo]

Adjective[edit]

avaro (feminine singular avara, masculine plural avaros, feminine plural avaras)

  1. mean, stingy, miserly
    Synonyms: mezquino, roñoso, tacaño, sórdido
  2. avaricious, greedy

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

avaro m (plural avaros, feminine avara, feminine plural avaras)

  1. miser
    Synonyms: mezquino, roñoso

Related terms[edit]

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