quar

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

quar (plural quars)

  1. (obsolete) A quarry.
  2. (slang) quarantine.

Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *klā(u)ra, related to qos. Cognate to Ancient Greek κλᾰδᾰρός (kladarós, fragile), Old Irish claidim (to empty).[1]

Noun[edit]

quar m (indefinite plural qore, definite singular quari, definite plural qoret)

  1. prison, cellar, shelter

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References[edit]

  1. ^ A Orel, Vladimir (1998), “quar”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, page 363

Ido[edit]

Ido numbers (edit)
40
 ←  3 4 5  → 
    Cardinal: quar
    Ordinal: quaresma
    Adverbial: quarfoye
    Multiplier: quaropla
    Fractional: quarima

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Esperanto kvarFrench quatreItalian quattroSpanish cuatro, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *kʷetwóres.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

quar

  1. four (4)

Novial[edit]

Novial cardinal numbers
 <  3 4 5  > 
    Cardinal : quar
    Ordinal : quaresmi

Numeral[edit]

quar

  1. four



Old French[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

quar

  1. for; because; due to this

Descendants[edit]

  • French: car