safari

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Swahili safari (journey), from Arabic سَفَر(safar).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /səˈfɑːɹ.i/
    • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɑːɹi

Noun[edit]

safari (plural safaris)

  1. A trip into any undeveloped area to see, photograph or hunt wild animals in their own environment.
    We're going on a safari in Kenya.
  2. A caravan going on a safari.
  3. (by extension) Any trip for the purpose of discovering something new or acquiring prizes or trophies.
    • 1968, Ruth Stearns Egge, How to Make Something from Nothing
      An ardent junker herself, Mrs. Egge tells how to conduct a fascinating junk safari into the attic or antique and secondhand shops and what to do with the trophies you bring home.

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Verb[edit]

safari (third-person singular simple present safaris, present participle safariing, simple past and past participle safaried)

  1. (intransitive) To take part in a safari.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swahili safari (journey), from Arabic سَفَر(safar).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

safari m (plural safaris)

  1. safari

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swahili safari (journey), from Arabic سَفَر(safar).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /saːˈfaː.ri/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: sa‧fa‧ri

Noun[edit]

safari m (plural safari's, diminutive safarietje n)

  1. safari

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swahili safari (journey), from Arabic سَفَر(safar).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɑfɑri/, [ˈs̠ɑfɑri]
  • Rhymes: -ɑfɑri
  • Syllabification: sa‧fa‧ri

Noun[edit]

safari

  1. safari

Declension[edit]

Inflection of safari (Kotus type 6/paperi, no gradation)
nominative safari safarit
genitive safarin safarien
safareiden
safareitten
partitive safaria safareita
safareja
illative safariin safareihin
singular plural
nominative safari safarit
accusative nom. safari safarit
gen. safarin
genitive safarin safarien
safareiden
safareitten
partitive safaria safareita
safareja
inessive safarissa safareissa
elative safarista safareista
illative safariin safareihin
adessive safarilla safareilla
ablative safarilta safareilta
allative safarille safareille
essive safarina safareina
translative safariksi safareiksi
instructive safarein
abessive safaritta safareitta
comitative safareineen
Possessive forms of safari (type paperi)
possessor singular plural
1st person safarini safarimme
2nd person safarisi safarinne
3rd person safarinsa

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swahili safari (journey), from Arabic سَفَر(safar).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

safari m (plural safaris)

  1. safari

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swahili safari (journey), from Arabic سَفَر(safar).

Noun[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

safari m (invariable)

  1. safari

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

safari

  1. Rōmaji transcription of サファリ

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nb

Etymology[edit]

From Swahili safari (journey), from Arabic سَفَر(safar).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

safari m (definite singular safarien, indefinite plural safarier, definite plural safariene)

  1. a safari

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swahili safari (journey), from Arabic سَفَر(safar).

Noun[edit]

safari m (definite singular safarien, indefinite plural safariar, definite plural safariane)

  1. a safari

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French safari

Noun[edit]

safari n (uncountable)

  1. safari

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swahili safari (journey), from Arabic سَفَر(safar).

Noun[edit]

safari m (plural safaris)

  1. safari

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Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic سَفَر(safar, trip).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

safari (n class, plural safari)

  1. journey, trip
  2. a time or instance

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