tara

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Irish tabhair aire (take care).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tæˈɹɑː/, /təˈɹɑː/ (note: Stress on 2nd syllable, unlike the proper name Tara)

Interjection[edit]

tara

  1. (Northern England or informal) goodbye; equivalent to the more geographically widespread ta ta
    • 2004: Metro in This is London (website of London Evening Standard), Jolie says ta-ra to Lara - Pssst...Actress Angelina Jolie's days as Tomb Raider action hero Lara Croft are over.
    Synonyms: bye, ta ta

See also[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


'Are'are[edit]

Noun[edit]

tara

  1. road

References[edit]


Balinese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

tara

  1. Romanization of ᬢᬭ
  2. Romanization of ᬢᬭᬵ

Bikol Central[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ta‧ra
  • IPA(key): /taˈɾa/

Phrase[edit]

tará

  1. (Naga) what's up
    Synonyms: nom, nem

Derived terms[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic طَرْحَة(ṭarḥa, that which is thrown away), a derivative of طَرَحَ(ṭaraḥa, to throw (away)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tara f (plural tares)

  1. defect, imperfection
  2. tare (empty weight of a container)

Further reading[edit]


Dalmatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin terra. Compare Italian and Portuguese terra, Romansch terra, tiara, teara, Romanian țară, Spanish tierra, French terre.

Noun[edit]

tara f

  1. earth, ground

Fijian[edit]

Verb[edit]

tara

  1. (transitive) to touch, to take hold of
  2. (intransitive, tara-va) to follow, to succeed, to come after

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ta.ʁa/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

tara

  1. third-person singular past historic of tarer

Anagrams[edit]


Hausa[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Hausa numbers (edit)
90
 ←  8 9 10  → 
    Cardinal: tar̃à

Considered by Blench to be likely derived from a Plateau Benue-Congo language; compare Horom taras, Che ataras, Fyam téres.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tá.rà/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [tə́.rə̀]

Numeral[edit]

tar̃à f

  1. nine

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /táː.ɽàː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [táː.ɽàː]

Verb[edit]

tārā̀ (grade 1)

  1. collect, gather
  2. add up

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tà.ɽáː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [tə̀.ɽáː]

Verb[edit]

tàrā (grade 2)

  1. go to meet or welcome someone
  2. buy up something to resell later

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tàː.ɽáː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [tàː.ɽáː]

Noun[edit]

tā̀rā f (possessed form tā̀rar̃)

  1. fine (of money)

Etymology 5[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tàː.ɽáː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [tàː.ɽáː]

Noun[edit]

tā̀rā f (possessed form tā̀rar̃)

  1. being mindful, caring about something

Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈtara]
  • Hyphenation: ta‧ra

Etymology 1[edit]

From Malay tara, from Classical Malay tara (equal).

Noun[edit]

tara

  1. comparable, equal, equivalent
    Synonyms: banding, imbang, sama
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Minangkabau [Term?].

Noun[edit]

tara

  1. nailed wooden tools for making lines on wood.

Etymology 3[edit]

Unknown. Possibly from Sanskrit तर (tara, surpassing, excelling). Compare to Indonesian tera (stamp, seal).

Noun[edit]

tara

  1. picture, picture
    Synonyms: angan, imaji, gambar

Etymology 4[edit]

From Dutch tarra, from Italian tara, from Medieval Latin tara, from Arabic طَرْح(ṭarḥ, rubbish, refuse), from طَرَحَ(ṭaraḥa, reject, deduct).

Noun[edit]

tara

  1. tare (the empty weight of a container; the tare weight or unladen weight)

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈta.ra/
  • Rhymes: -ara
  • Hyphenation: tà‧ra

Etymology 1[edit]

From Medieval Latin tara, from Arabic طَرْح(ṭarḥ, rubbish, refuse), from طَرَحَ(ṭaraḥa, reject, deduct).

Noun[edit]

tara f (plural tare)

  1. tare
  2. defect, vice, flaw
  3. (archaic) deficiency
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

All are borrowed.

  • Dutch: tarra
    • Indonesian: tara
  • Estonian: taara
  • German: Tara
  • Middle French: tare
  • Ottoman Turkish: طاره(dara)
  • Polish: tara
  • Serbo-Croatian: tara / тара
  • Swedish: tara

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

tara

  1. inflection of tarare:
    1. third-person singular present
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further reading[edit]

  • tara in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

tara

  1. Rōmaji transcription of たら

Laboya[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tara

  1. thorn

References[edit]

  • Allahverdi Verdizade (2019), “tara”, in Lamboya word list, Leiden: LexiRumah

Livonian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *tarha, related to Finnish tarha.

Noun[edit]

tara

  1. fence
  2. garden

Makasar[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tara (Lontara spelling ᨈᨑ)

  1. anus

Maltese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tara

  1. second-person singular imperfect of ra
  2. third-person feminine singular imperfect of ra

Miskito[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tara

  1. big, large
    Antonym: sirpi

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈta.ra/
  • Rhymes: -ara
  • Syllabification: ta‧ra

Etymology 1[edit]

From trzeć.

Noun[edit]

tara f

  1. washboard (board used to hand wash laundry)
    Synonym: tarka
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Italian tara, from Arabic طَرْحَة(ṭarḥa).

Noun[edit]

tara f

  1. tare (the empty weight of a container)
Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈta.ɾɐ/, [ˈta.ɾɐ]

  • Rhymes: -aɾɐ
  • Hyphenation: ta‧ra

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic طَرْحَة(ṭarḥa, that which is thrown away). Compare Italian tara and French tare, taré (crazy).

Noun[edit]

tara f (plural taras)

  1. tare (the empty weight of a container)
  2. (colloquial) obsession, mania
    Synonyms: mania, obsessão
  3. (colloquial) flaw, defect
    Synonym: defeito
  4. (slang) sexual fetish or desire
    Synonyms: perversão, fetiche

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

tara

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

Further reading[edit]


Rohingya[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

tara (Hanifi spelling 𐴃𐴝𐴌𐴝)

  1. star

Romanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tara f (plural tarale)

  1. Alternative form of tară

Declension[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian tara, possibly through Ottoman Turkish طاره(dara).

Noun[edit]

tȁra f (Cyrillic spelling та̏ра)

  1. tare

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Medieval Latin tara, from Andalusian Arabic طَرْحَة(that which is thrown away), a derivative of Arabic طَرَحَ(ṭaraḥa, to throw (away)).

Noun[edit]

tara f (plural taras)

  1. tare (empty weight of a container)
  2. defect, flaw, vice
  3. deficiency
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

tara

  1. inflection of tarar:
    1. third-person singular present indicative
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further reading[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Possibly from tayo na or from tana.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ta‧ra
  • IPA(key): /taˈɾa/, [tɐˈɾa]

Interjection[edit]

tará

  1. (colloquial) let's go!
    Synonyms: tana, tayo na
    Tara, alisan na.Let's go, it's time to leave.
  2. (Bataan, colloquial) goodbye! (when about to leave)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish tara.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ta‧ra
  • IPA(key): /ˈtaɾa/, [ˈtɐ.ɾɐ]

Noun[edit]

tara

  1. tare (empty weight of a container, used to determine the weight of its contents)

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ta‧ra
  • IPA(key): /ˈtaɾa/, [ˈtɐ.ɾɐ]

Noun[edit]

tara

  1. (obsolete) wedding gift given to equal the gift given by the other side to the newlyweds (either from the bride's or the groom's side)

Tahitian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tara

  1. horn

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

tara (definite accusative tarayı, plural taralar)

  1. grain

Verb[edit]

tara

  1. imperative of taramak