sara

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Afar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsʌɾʌ/
  • Hyphenation: sa‧ra

Noun[edit]

sára m

  1. plural of saró

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • E. M. Parker; R. J. Hayward (1985), “saro”, in An Afar-English-French dictionary (with Grammatical Notes in English), University of London, →ISBN
  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil (2004) Parlons Afar: Langue et Culture, L'Hammartan, →ISBN, page 33

Ainu[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly cognate to Proto-Japonic *siri, *sari (buttocks).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sara (Kana spelling サラ)

  1. tail

Derived terms[edit]


Aklanon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish cerrar, compare Cebuano sira.

Verb[edit]

sara

  1. to close; to shut

Balinese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

sara

  1. Romanization of ᬲᬭ
  2. Romanization of ᬲᬵᬭ
  3. Romanization of ᬰᬭ

Bambara[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sara

  1. charm (object with magic powers)

References[edit]


Bantayanon[edit]

Noun[edit]

sara

  1. today; the current day or date

Adverb[edit]

sara

  1. today; on the current day or date

Dongxiang[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Mongolic *sara more distantly related to Khitan 賽咿児 (sair). Cognate with Mongolian сар (sar).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /saˈra/, [sɑˈrɑ]

Noun[edit]

sara

  1. moon

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sara (genitive sara, partitive sara)

  1. shed (small wooden construction)

Declension[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Further reading[edit]

  • sara in Eesti keele seletav sõnaraamat

Fijian[edit]

Adverb[edit]

sara

  1. very, exceedingly (after adjectives)
  2. immediately, directly (after verbs)
  3. quite, wholly, entirely

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *sara (compare Karelian sara, Ludian sara, Veps šarahin), borrowed from Proto-Germanic *staraz (compare Swedish starr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɑrɑ/, [ˈs̠ɑrɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑrɑ
  • Syllabification: sa‧ra

Noun[edit]

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sara

  1. sedge

Declension[edit]

Inflection of sara (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative sara sarat
genitive saran sarojen
partitive saraa saroja
illative saraan saroihin
singular plural
nominative sara sarat
accusative nom. sara sarat
gen. saran
genitive saran sarojen
sarainrare
partitive saraa saroja
inessive sarassa saroissa
elative sarasta saroista
illative saraan saroihin
adessive saralla saroilla
ablative saralta saroilta
allative saralle saroille
essive sarana saroina
translative saraksi saroiksi
instructive saroin
abessive saratta saroitta
comitative saroineen
Possessive forms of sara (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person sarani saramme
2nd person sarasi saranne
3rd person saransa

Derived terms[edit]


Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

sár (mud) +‎ -a (possessive suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʃɒrɒ]
  • Hyphenation: sa‧ra

Noun[edit]

sara

  1. third-person singular single-possession possessive of sár

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative sara
accusative sarát
dative sarának
instrumental sarával
causal-final saráért
translative sarává
terminative saráig
essive-formal saraként
essive-modal
inessive sarában
superessive sarán
adessive saránál
illative sarába
sublative sarára
allative sarához
elative sarából
delative saráról
ablative sarától
non-attributive
possessive - singular
saráé
non-attributive
possessive - plural
saráéi

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit सार (sāra, energy, extract, essence, substance). Doublet of sari and santan.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈsara]
  • Hyphenation: sa‧ra

Noun[edit]

sara (first-person possessive saraku, second-person possessive saramu, third-person possessive saranya)

  1. life support, sustenance, subsistence
  2. subsistence money.
    Synonym: uang sara

Affixed terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Ingrian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sara

  1. sedge

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

sara

  1. Alternative form of sula

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

sara

  1. Rōmaji transcription of さら
  2. Rōmaji transcription of サラ

Mansaka[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *salaq.

Noun[edit]

sara

  1. fault; sin

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

sara m

  1. arrow
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

sara m

  1. sound
  2. vowel
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

sara m

  1. alternative citation form of saras (lake)

References[edit]

Pali Text Society (1921-1925), “sara”, in Pali-English Dictionary‎, London: Chipstead


Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sara

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of sarar
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of sarar

Quechua[edit]

Noun[edit]

sara

  1. dried corn (maize)

Declension[edit]

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Rwanda-Rundi[edit]

Verb[edit]

-sara (infinitive gusara, perfective -saze)

  1. be insane, be crazy

Derived terms[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish cerrar.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sɐˈɾa/
  • Hyphenation: sa‧ra

Verb[edit]

sara

  1. To close.
    Pakisara ang pinto kapag pumasok ka.
    Please close the door when you enter.

Derived terms[edit]


Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

sara

  1. fork, branch

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of sara
nominative sing. sara
genitive sing. saran
partitive sing. sarad
partitive plur. saroid
singular plural
nominative sara sarad
accusative saran sarad
genitive saran saroiden
partitive sarad saroid
essive-instructive saran saroin
translative saraks saroikš
inessive saras saroiš
elative saraspäi saroišpäi
illative ? saroihe
adessive saral saroil
ablative saralpäi saroilpäi
allative sarale saroile
abessive sarata saroita
comitative saranke saroidenke
prolative saradme saroidme
approximative I saranno saroidenno
approximative II sarannoks saroidennoks
egressive sarannopäi saroidennopäi
terminative I ? saroihesai
terminative II saralesai saroilesai
terminative III sarassai
additive I ? saroihepäi
additive II saralepäi saroilepäi

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