solar

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See also: Solar, sólar, and sölar

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Late Middle English solar, from Latin sōlāris, from sōl (sun), from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥ (sun).

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solar (not comparable)

  1. Of or pertaining to the sun; proceeding from the sun
    • solar light
    • solar rays
    • solar influence
  2. (astrology, obsolete) Born under the predominant influence of the sun.
    • (Can we date this quote by Dryden and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      and proud beside, as solar people are
  3. Measured by the progress or revolution of the sun in the ecliptic; as, the solar year.
  4. Produced by the action of the sun, or peculiarly affected by its influence.
    • (Can we date this quote by Francis Bacon and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      They denominate some herbs solar, and some lunar.
    • 2013 July 20, “Out of the gloom”, in The Economist, volume 408, number 8845:
      Nor is solar power yet as cheap as the grid.
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Pages starting with "solar".

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English solar, soler; from a conflation of Old English soler, solere (raised platform; loft, upper room, upper part of a house, soler), from Latin solarium; and Old English solor, salor (residence, dwelling; hall; palace), from Proto-Germanic *salaz, *salą (house, room, hall). More at sale.

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solar (plural solars)

  1. (obsolete) A loft or upper chamber forming the private accommodation of the head of the household in a medieval hall; a garret room.
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solar (masculine and feminine plural solars)

  1. solar

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Galician[edit]

Solando ("soling")

Etymology 1[edit]

From sola (sole). Compare Portuguese solar.

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solar (first-person singular present solo, first-person singular preterite solei, past participle solado)

  1. (transitive) to sole
    • 1417, A. Rodríguez González (ed.), Libro do Concello de Santiago (1416-1422). Santiago de Compostela: Consello da Cultura Galega, page 76:
      Iten por solar calças, des et seis branquas et dous coroados.
      Item, for soling stockings, sixteen white coins and two crowns
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from Latin solaris.

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solar m or f (plural solares)

  1. solar
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References[edit]

  • solar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • solar” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • solar” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • solar” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • solar” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sōlāris.

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solar (not comparable)

  1. solar

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Latin sōlāris (solar), corresponding to sol +‎ -ar.

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solar m or f (plural solares, comparable)

  1. (astronomy) solar (relating to the Sun)
  2. solar (relating to sunlight or solar energy)
  3. (figuratively) radiant (beaming with vivacity and happiness)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From solo (ground) +‎ -ar

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Noun[edit]

solar m (plural solares)

  1. mansion (large, luxurious house)
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Etymology 3[edit]

From solo (solo) +‎ -ar.

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solar (first-person singular present indicative solo, past participle solado)

  1. (music, intransitive or transitive) to solo (to play a solo)
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Etymology 4[edit]

From sola (sole) +‎ -ar.

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solar (first-person singular present indicative solo, past participle solado)

  1. (sports, transitive) to hit someone with the sole of the shoe
  2. (shoemaking, transitive) to sole (to put a sole on a shoe)
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solar m or n (feminine singular solară, masculine plural solari, feminine and neuter plural solare)

  1. solar

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

sòlār m (Cyrillic spelling со̀ла̄р)

  1. bullary worker

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From suelo (ground), from Latin solum.

Noun[edit]

solar m (plural solares)

  1. house (of a family), noble lineage
  2. (Cuba) tenement house
  3. ground, land

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solar (first-person singular present suelo, first-person singular preterite solé, past participle solado)

  1. to pave
  2. to sole a shoe
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  • Rule: o becomes a ue in stressed syllables.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin sōlāris (solar).

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solar (plural solares)

  1. solar
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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

solar

  1. indefinite plural of sol

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solar

  1. present tense of sola.

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