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.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin varius. Doublet of vair and vaire.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vari (feminine vària, masculine plural varis, feminine plural vàries)

  1. variable, changeable
    Synonym: mudable
  2. varied, diverse
    Synonym: divers

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *varjo, 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

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋɑri/, [ˈʋɑri]
  • Rhymes: -ɑri
  • Syllabification(key): va‧ri

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Russian вар (var).

Noun[edit]

vari

  1. (dialectal) hot weather
    Synonym: helle
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

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from English var.

Noun[edit]

vari

  1. var (unit of electrical power)
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

Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian вар (var, boiling water). Compare dialectal Finnish vari (hot weather).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vari

  1. boiling hot
    • 1937, V. A. Tetjurev, N. J. Molotsova, transl., Loonnontiito oppikirja alkușkoulua vart (toin osa), Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-Pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 641:
      Afrikan ja Läns-Aazian variloil steeppilöil ellää suur vihakas hiisnikka - leva.
      In the hot steppes of Africa and West-Asia lives a big angry predator - the lion.

Declension[edit]

Declension of vari (type 5/vahti, no gradation, gemination)
singular plural
nominative vari varit
genitive varin varriin, variloin
partitive varria varija, variloja
illative varrii varrii, variloihe
inessive varis variis, varilois
elative varist variist, variloist
allative varille variille, variloille
adessive varil variil, variloil
ablative varilt variilt, variloilt
translative variks variiks, variloiks
essive varinna, varriin variinna, variloinna, varriin, variloin
exessive1) varint variint, variloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 641

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈva.ri/
  • Rhymes: -ari
  • Hyphenation: và‧ri

Etymology 1[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Adjective[edit]

vari

  1. masculine plural of vario

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun[edit]

vari m

  1. plural of vario

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Noun[edit]

vari m

  1. plural of varo

Etymology 4[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

vari

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

Etymology 5[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

vari

  1. inflection of variare:
    1. second-person singular present indicative
    2. first/second/third-person singular present subjunctive
    3. 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 *h₂wer- (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), volume 1, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, page 231

Piedmontese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vari

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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]

From Proto-Finnic *varjo. Related to Estonian vari, Finnish varjo.

Noun[edit]

vari (genitive var'o, partitive varjo)

  1. shadow

Declension[edit]