vari

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See also: varì, vaří, vârî, vāri, väri, and вари

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare French vari.

Noun[edit]

vari (plural varis)

  1. (archaic) The ring-tailed lemur.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for vari in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Norse [script needed] (*warjōn). Cognates include Swedish värja, Danish værge and Finnish varjo.

Noun[edit]

vari (genitive varju, partitive varju)

  1. shadow
  2. shade

Declension[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

vari

  1. hot weather
  2. (rare) shadow

Declension[edit]

Inflection of vari (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative vari varit
genitive varin varien
partitive varia vareja
illative variin vareihin
singular plural
nominative vari varit
accusative nom. vari varit
gen. varin
genitive varin varien
partitive varia vareja
inessive varissa vareissa
elative varista vareista
illative variin vareihin
adessive varilla vareilla
ablative varilta vareilta
allative varille vareille
essive varina vareina
translative variksi vareiksi
instructive varein
abessive varitta vareitta
comitative vareineen
Possessive forms of vari (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person varini varimme
2nd person varisi varinne
3rd person varinsa

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Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

vari

  1. indefinite dative singular of var

Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

vari

  1. plural of varo: wares, commodities, goods; merchandize

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Adjective[edit]

varî (alternative spelling vari)

  1. masculine plural of vario

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

varî m (alternative spelling vari)

  1. plural of vario

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Noun[edit]

vari m

  1. plural of varo

Etymology 4[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

vari

  1. inflection of varare:
    1. second-person singular present indicative
    2. first-person singular present subjunctive
    3. second-person singular present subjunctive
    4. third-person singular present subjunctive
    5. third-person singular imperative

Etymology 5[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

vari

  1. inflection of variare:
    1. second-person singular present indicative
    2. first-person singular present subjunctive
    3. second-person singular present subjunctive
    4. third-person singular present subjunctive
    5. third-person singular imperative

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vārī

  1. inflection of vārus:
    1. nominative/vocative masculine plural
    2. genitive masculine/neuter singular

References[edit]

  • vari in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • vari in Richard Stillwell et al., editor (1976) The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press

Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

vari

  1. 2nd person singular present indicative form of varēt
  2. 2nd person singular imperative form of varēt

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Related to varr (aware, wary).

Noun[edit]

vari m

  1. wariness

Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *(a)uer- (water, rain, flow); see the Latin river Avara.

Noun[edit]

vari m

  1. the watery substance of the blood

References[edit]

  • vari in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • vari in Richard Stillwell et al., editor (1976) The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites, Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Press
  • Zoëga, Geir T. (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic[1], Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • Pokorny, Julius (1959) Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 231

Piedmontese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vari

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

vari (Cyrillic spelling вари)

  1. genitive/dative/vocative/locative singular of var

Verb[edit]

vari (Cyrillic spelling вари)

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

Swedish[edit]

Adverb[edit]

vari (not comparable)

  1. wherein

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Võro[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Related to Estonian vari, Finnish varjo.

Noun[edit]

vari (genitive var'o, partitive varjo)

  1. shadow

Declension[edit]