radar

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See also: RADAR, Radar, raðar, and rådar

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Originally spelled RADAR; an acronym of radio detection and ranging. Coined by the United States Navy in 1940.

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Noun[edit]

radar (countable and uncountable, plural radars)

  1. (uncountable) A method of detecting distant objects and determining their position, velocity, or other characteristics by analysis of sent radio waves (usually microwaves) reflected from their surfaces
    The enemy fleet was able to be found using radar.
  2. (countable) A type of system using such a method, differentiated by platform, configuration, frequency, power, and other technical attributes.
  3. (countable) An installation of such a system or of the transmitting and receiving apparatus.
  4. (countable, figuratively) A superior ability to detect something.
    His sensitive radar for hidden alliances keeps him out of trouble.
    • 2021 April 29, Jamie Jackson, “Edinson Cavani and Bruno Fernandes help Manchester United hit Roma for six”, in The Guardian[1]:
      It came inside 50 minutes and moments later Cavani should have had a 12th. Pogba and Shaw combined before the left-back's cross teed up the striker but his radar was awry.

Synonyms[edit]

  • RADAR (acronym of radio detection and ranging)

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Verb[edit]

radar (third-person singular simple present radars, present participle radaring, simple past and past participle radared)

  1. To scan with radar, or as if with radar.
    • 2002, Brian Jonathan Wolk, Ohio Traffic Tickets are for the Birds[2], →ISBN, page 156:
      He radars you while he's sitting in his patrol vehicle under a bridge.

Anagrams[edit]

Basque[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish radar, from English radar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /radar/ [ra.ð̞ar]
  • Rhymes: -adar
  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun[edit]

radar inan

  1. radar

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • "radar" in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia [Dictionary of the Basque Academy], euskaltzaindia.eus

Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radars)

  1. radar

Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar

  1. radar

References[edit]

Czech[edit]

Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia cs

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈradar]
  • Rhymes: -adar
  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun[edit]

radar m inan

  1. radar
  2. speed camera

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English radar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈraː.dɑr/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radars, diminutive radartje n)

  1. radar (detection system operating by means of radio waves)

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radars)

  1. radar
  2. a device that takes pictures of vehicles violating traffic laws, especially a speed camera
    Synonym: radar automatique
    • 2022 February 14, “Pollution sonore : les premiers radars antibruit testés à Paris”, in Le Monde:
      Inauguré lundi 14 février, ce radar sonore est le premier du genre installé dans la capitale, à titre expérimental.
      Inaugurated on Monday the 14th of February, this sound-radar is the first of its kind installed in the capital, on an experimental basis.

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English radar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radares)

  1. radar
  2. speed camera
    Synonym: radar de tráfico

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Icelandic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

radar m (genitive singular radars, nominative plural radarar)

  1. radar device

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Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia id

Etymology[edit]

From English radar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈradar]
  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun[edit]

radar (first-person possessive radarku, second-person possessive radarmu, third-person possessive radarnya)

  1. radar

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Further reading[edit]

Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English radar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈra.dar/
  • Rhymes: -adar
  • Hyphenation: rà‧dar

Noun[edit]

radar m (invariable)

  1. radar

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

rādar

  1. first-person singular future passive indicative of rādō

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From English radar.

Noun[edit]

radar m (definite singular radaren, indefinite plural radarer, definite plural radarene)

  1. radar

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From English radar.

Noun[edit]

radar m (definite singular radaren, indefinite plural radarar, definite plural radarane)

  1. radar

References[edit]

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English radar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar m inan (related adjective radarowy)

  1. radar (method of detecting distant objects)
  2. radar (installation of such a system or of the transmitting and receiving apparatus)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

nouns

Further reading[edit]

  • radar in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • radar in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
 
  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /ʁaˈdaɾ/ [ʁaˈðaɾ]
    • (Southern Portugal) IPA(key): /ʁaˈda.ɾi/ [ʁaˈða.ɾi]

  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radares)

  1. radar (radio device for detecting distant objects)
  2. Short for radar de velocidade (speed camera).

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:radar.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English radar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar n (plural radare)

  1. radar

Declension[edit]

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /râdaːr/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun[edit]

rȁdār m (Cyrillic spelling ра̏да̄р)

  1. radar

Declension[edit]

Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ràːdar/, /ráːdar/

Noun[edit]

rādar m inan

  1. radar

Inflection[edit]

The diacritics used in this section of the entry are non-tonal. If you are a native tonal speaker, please help by adding the tonal marks.
Masculine inan., soft o-stem
nom. sing. rádar
gen. sing. rádarja
singular dual plural
nominative
(imenovȃlnik)
rádar rádarja rádarji
genitive
(rodȋlnik)
rádarja rádarjev rádarjev
dative
(dajȃlnik)
rádarju rádarjema rádarjem
accusative
(tožȋlnik)
rádar rádarja rádarje
locative
(mẹ̑stnik)
rádarju rádarjih rádarjih
instrumental
(orọ̑dnik)
rádarjem rádarjema rádarji

Further reading[edit]

  • radar”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran
  • radar”, in Termania, Amebis
  • See also the general references

Spanish[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English radar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /raˈdaɾ/ [raˈð̞aɾ]
  • Rhymes: -aɾ
  • Syllabification: ra‧dar

Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radares)

  1. radar
    • BBC Mundo. Desaparece avión sobre el Atlántico 2009-06-01.
      Un avión ... desapareció este lunes del control de los radares.
      A plane ... disappeared this Monday from control of radars.
  2. speed camera
    Synonyms: radar de tráfico, radar de velocidad

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From English radar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar c

  1. radar
Usage notes[edit]
  • Plural forms are rare.
Declension[edit]
Declension of radar 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative radar radarn radarer radarerna
Genitive radars radarns radarers radarernas

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

radar

  1. present of rada

Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English radar, originally an acronym for “radio detection and ranging”, with the stress influenced by Spanish radar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar
  • IPA(key): /ɾaˈdaɾ/, [ɾɐˈdaɾ]

Noun[edit]

radár (Baybayin spelling ᜇᜇᜇ᜔)

  1. radar
    Synonym: siglap

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • radar”, in Pambansang Diksiyonaryo | Diksiyonaryo.ph, Manila, 2018

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English radar, attested from 1945.

Noun[edit]

radar (definite accusative radarı, plural radarlar)

  1. (aviation) radar

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative radar
Definite accusative radarı
Singular Plural
Nominative radar radarlar
Definite accusative radarı radarları
Dative radara radarlara
Locative radarda radarlarda
Ablative radardan radarlardan
Genitive radarın radarların
Possessive forms
Nominative
Singular Plural
1st singular radarım radarlarım
2nd singular radarın radarların
3rd singular radarı radarları
1st plural radarımız radarlarımız
2nd plural radarınız radarlarınız
3rd plural radarları radarları
Definite accusative
Singular Plural
1st singular radarımı radarlarımı
2nd singular radarını radarlarını
3rd singular radarını radarlarını
1st plural radarımızı radarlarımızı
2nd plural radarınızı radarlarınızı
3rd plural radarlarını radarlarını
Dative
Singular Plural
1st singular radarıma radarlarıma
2nd singular radarına radarlarına
3rd singular radarına radarlarına
1st plural radarımıza radarlarımıza
2nd plural radarınıza radarlarınıza
3rd plural radarlarına radarlarına
Locative
Singular Plural
1st singular radarımda radarlarımda
2nd singular radarında radarlarında
3rd singular radarında radarlarında
1st plural radarımızda radarlarımızda
2nd plural radarınızda radarlarınızda
3rd plural radarlarında radarlarında
Ablative
Singular Plural
1st singular radarımdan radarlarımdan
2nd singular radarından radarlarından
3rd singular radarından radarlarından
1st plural radarımızdan radarlarımızdan
2nd plural radarınızdan radarlarınızdan
3rd plural radarlarından radarlarından
Genitive
Singular Plural
1st singular radarımın radarlarımın
2nd singular radarının radarlarının
3rd singular radarının radarlarının
1st plural radarımızın radarlarımızın
2nd plural radarınızın radarlarınızın
3rd plural radarlarının radarlarının

References[edit]

Uzbek[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar (plural radarlar)

  1. radar

Zazaki[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar (f)

  1. radar