vakaras

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Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *wekeras (assimilated from earlier *u̯ekaras < *u̯ekeras; compare similarly vãsara < *u̯eserā), from Proto-Indo-European *wekʷsperos. Compare to Latvian vakars. Other cognates include Ancient Greek ἕσπερος ‎(hésperos), Latin vesper, Old Armenian գիշեր ‎(gišer) and Old Church Slavonic вєчєръ ‎(večerŭ) (Russian вечер ‎(večer)).

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Noun[edit]

vãkaras m ‎(plural vakaraĩ) stress pattern 3

  1. evening

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