caro

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See also: Caro, ĉaro, čaro, and ca-rô

Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

caro m sg (feminine singular cara, neuter singular caro, masculine and neuter plural caros, feminine plural cares)

  1. expensive

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Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡saro/
  • Hyphenation: ca‧ro
  • Rhymes: -aro

Noun[edit]

caro (accusative singular caron, plural caroj, accusative plural carojn)

  1. tsar, czar

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Esperanto caroEnglish czarFrench tsarGerman ZarItalian zarRussian царь (carʹ)Spanish zar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

caro (plural cari)

  1. (historical) czar, tsar (no specific gender)

Derived terms[edit]

  • carulo (a male czar, tsar)
  • carino (czarina, tsarina)
  • carido (czarevitch, tsarevich)
  • carala (relating to the czar, tsar)

Istriot[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cārus.

Noun[edit]

caro

  1. dear; darling
    • 1877, Antonio Ive, Canti popolari istriani: raccolti a Rovigno, volume 5, Ermanno Loescher, page 128:
      Caro, cun quil visito bianco e russo.
      Dear, with that little white and red face.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cārus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈka.ro/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aro

Adjective[edit]

caro (feminine singular cara, masculine plural cari, feminine plural care)

  1. dear (beloved, or in the salutation of a letter), sweetheart
  2. dear, precious, expensive

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Noun[edit]

caro m (plural cari, feminine cara)

  1. dear (darling)

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Italic *karō, from Proto-Indo-European *ker-, *(s)ker-. Cognate with Dutch scheren, German scheren, Norwegian skjære, Swedish skära; and (from Indo-European) with Ancient Greek κείρω (keírō, I cut off), English shear, Albanian harr (to cut, to mow), Lithuanian skìrti (separate), Welsh ysgar (separate). See also sharp.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

carō f (genitive carnis); third declension

  1. flesh, meat
  2. pulp of a fruit
  3. body
Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative carō carnēs
Genitive carnis carnum
Dative carnī carnibus
Accusative carnem carnēs
Ablative carne carnibus
Vocative carō carnēs
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Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cārō

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

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese caro, from Latin cārus (dear, beloved), from Proto-Indo-European *kāro-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

caro m (feminine singular cara, masculine plural caros, feminine plural caras, comparable)

  1. greatly valued; dear; loved; lovable
  2. of high price; expensive

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cārus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

caro (feminine singular cara, masculine plural caros, feminine plural caras)

  1. dear (loved)
    Synonym: querido
  2. expensive
    Synonym: costoso
    Antonyms: barato, económico

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Adverb[edit]

caro

  1. costly
    • 2009 June 4, Gerardo Lissardy, “Europa vota, con escepticismo y enfado”, in BBC Mundo[2] (in Spanish):
      Europa celebra elecciones legislativas a partir de este jueves marcada por problemas políticos y una crisis económica que podrían costarle caro a los partidos gobernantes...
      Europe celebrates legislative elections this Thursday marked by political problems and an economic crisis that could be costly for the ruling parties...

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Venetian[edit]

Noun[edit]

caro m (plural cari)

  1. wagon, cart, lorry, truck

Adjective[edit]

caro m (feminine singular cara, masculine plural cari, feminine plural care)

  1. dear (all senses)

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

caro

  1. (literary) third-person singular present subjunctive of caru

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
caro garo ngharo charo
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.