kar

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See also: Kar, kár, kâr, kär, kår, and Kär

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

kar (plural kars)

  1. (marketing) Deliberate misspelling of car.
    • 1989, International Shrine Clowns Association, page 26:
      In the fifties the need for a Klown vehicle was evident and a King Midget Frame was acquired and a Klown Kar was added.

Anagrams[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kar

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kar (plural karre, diminutive karretjie)

  1. cart
  2. car, automobile

Synonyms[edit]


Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Romani kar id.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kar m (indefinite plural kar, definite singular kari, definite plural karet)

  1. (anatomy) penis

Declension[edit]


Breton[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Brythonic *kar, from Proto-Celtic *karants.

Noun[edit]

kar m (plural kerent)

  1. relative
Mutation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See etymology on the main entry.

Noun[edit]

kar

  1. Hard mutation of gar.
Mutation[edit]

Chuukese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

kar

  1. hot

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

kar m

  1. cirque

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ker.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kar n (singular definite karret, plural indefinite kar)

  1. vessel
  2. trough

Inflection[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch carre, from Latin carrus, from Gaulish carros.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kar f (plural karren, diminutive karretje n)

  1. cart

Derived terms[edit]


Elfdalian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kar ?

  1. tub, bathtub

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From a Turkic language.

Noun[edit]

kar (plural karok)

  1. arm (upper limb)
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative kar karok
accusative kart karokat
dative karnak karoknak
instrumental karral karokkal
causal-final karért karokért
translative karrá karokká
terminative karig karokig
essive-formal karként karokként
essive-modal
inessive karban karokban
superessive karon karokon
adessive karnál karoknál
illative karba karokba
sublative karra karokra
allative karhoz karokhoz
elative karból karokból
delative karról karokról
ablative kartól karoktól
Possessive forms of kar
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. karom karjaim
2nd person sing. karod karjaid
3rd person sing. karja karjai
1st person plural karunk karjaink
2nd person plural karotok karjaitok
3rd person plural karjuk karjaik
Derived terms[edit]

(Compound words):

(Expressions):

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin chorus.

Noun[edit]

kar (plural karok)

  1. faculty (scholarly staff at colleges or universities)
  2. faculty (department at a university)
  3. a group of people performing together
Declension[edit]
Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative kar karok
accusative kart karokat
dative karnak karoknak
instrumental karral karokkal
causal-final karért karokért
translative karrá karokká
terminative karig karokig
essive-formal karként karokként
essive-modal
inessive karban karokban
superessive karon karokon
adessive karnál karoknál
illative karba karokba
sublative karra karokra
allative karhoz karokhoz
elative karból karokból
delative karról karokról
ablative kartól karoktól
Possessive forms of kar
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. karom karaim
2nd person sing. karod karaid
3rd person sing. kara karai
1st person plural karunk karaink
2nd person plural karotok karaitok
3rd person plural karuk karaik
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

These two nouns are almost completely homonymous except for the third person single-object possessive forms and all multiple-object possessive forms, the first one (with the sense "arm") having an extra -j- between the root and the possessive ending, which is fairly rare for a consonant-ending noun.


Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

kar n (genitive singular kars, nominative plural kör)

  1. tub
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From English car.

Noun[edit]

kar n (genitive singular kars, nominative plural kör)

  1. (American Icelandic) car, automobile
Declension[edit]

Kurdish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kar ? m

  1. work, labor

Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

kar

  1. 2nd person singular present indicative form of kārt
  2. 3rd person singular present indicative form of kārt
  3. 3rd person plural present indicative form of kārt
  4. 2nd person singular imperative form of kārt
  5. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of kārt
  6. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of kārt

Ngarrindjeri[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kar

  1. they

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse karl

Noun[edit]

kar m (definite singular karen, indefinite plural karer, definite plural karene)

  1. a bloke, chap, fellow, guy, man

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse karl

Noun[edit]

kar m (definite singular karen, indefinite plural karar, definite plural karane)

  1. a bloke, chap, fellow, guy, man

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse ker

Noun[edit]

kar n (definite singular karet, indefinite plural kar, definite plural kara)

  1. a vessel, tub (container of liquid or other substance)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]


Romani[edit]

Noun[edit]

kar m

  1. penis

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ker, from Proto-Germanic *kazą.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɑːr/
  • Homophone: karl (in certain dialects)

Noun[edit]

kar n

  1. tub
  2. bathtub

Declension[edit]

Declension of kar 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kar karet kar karen
Genitive kars karets kars karens

Synonyms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English car.

Noun[edit]

kar

  1. car

Synonyms[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic 𐰴𐰺 (kar, snow), from Proto-Turkic *kār, *Kiār (snow), possibly from Proto-Altaic *k`i̯ā́ra (*k`i̯ā́ra) ("hoarfrost"). Compare Proto-Mongolic *karig (strong coldness).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kar (definite accusative karı, plural karlar)

  1. snow

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative kar
Definite accusative karı
Singular Plural
Nominative kar karlar
Definite accusative karı karları
Dative kara karlara
Locative karda karlarda
Ablative kardan karlardan
Genitive karın karların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular karım karlarım
2nd singular karın karların
3rd singular karı karları
1st plural karımız karlarımız
2nd plural karınız karlarınız
3rd plural karları karları
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular karım karlarım
2nd singular karsın karlarsın
3rd singular kar
kardır
karlar
karlardır
1st plural karız karlarız
2nd plural karsınız karlarsınız
3rd plural karlar karlardır

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • kar in Turkish dictionaries at Türk Dil Kurumu

Zazaki[edit]

Noun[edit]

kar

  1. (grammar) verb

Synonyms[edit]