wara

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See also: wara', waṟa, waɽa, wára, wārā, and wårå

Awabakal[edit]

Noun[edit]

wara

  1. four or five
  2. palm of the hand

Balinese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

wara

  1. Romanization of ᬯᬭ
  2. Romanization of ᬯᬵᬭ
  3. Romanization of ᬯ᭄ᬯᬭ

Bikol Central[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Central Philippine *wadaq, from Proto-Philippine *wada (to be, exist), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *wada.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: wa‧ra
  • IPA(key): /waˈɾaʔ/

Adjective[edit]

warâ

  1. lost; disappeared
    Nawara sana siya.
    S/he's just disappeared.
  2. (Tabaco–Legazpi–Sorsogon) absent
    Wara naman siya sa klase.
    S/he's absent again in class.
    Synonyms: mayo, awsente
    Antonym: yaon

Pronoun[edit]

warâ

  1. (Tabaco–Legazpi–Sorsogon, indefinite) nothing; none; no one; nobody
    Wara ki tawo sa balay.
    There's no one in the house.
    Synonyms: mayo, dai
    Antonyms: igwa, may

Derived terms[edit]


Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Javanese ꦮꦫ (wara, words),

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈwara]
  • Hyphenation: wa‧ra

Root[edit]

wara

  1. announcement

Affixed terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

wara

  1. Rōmaji transcription of わら

Javanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

wara

  1. Romanization of ꦮꦫ.

Maltese[edit]

Root
w-r-j
10 terms

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic وَرَاء(warāʾ, behind, beyond).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

wara

  1. (local) behind
    Antonym: quddiem
  2. (temporal) after
    Antonym: qabel

Inflection[edit]

  • Usual forms:
Inflected forms of wara
Personal-pronoun-
including forms
singular plural
m f
1st person waraji warajna
2nd person warajek warajkom
3rd person waraju warajha warajhom
  • Rarer alternative forms:
Inflected forms of wara
Personal-pronoun-
including forms
singular plural
m f
1st person wrajja wrajna
2nd person wrajk wrajkom
3rd person wrajh wrajha wrajhom

Old High German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *war, from Proto-Germanic *warō (attention), whence also Old English wær.

Noun[edit]

wara f

  1. attention
Descendants[edit]
  • Middle High German: war

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wērō (truth), whence also Old English wær.

Noun[edit]

wāra f

  1. truth
  2. agreement

Old Javanese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit वर (vara).

Noun[edit]

wara

  1. favour, gift
  2. eminent, precious, select

Proper noun[edit]

wara

  1. before personal names of young men and women

Descendants[edit]

  • Javanese: ꦮꦫ (wara, lady)
  • Balinese: ᬯᬭ (wara, superior)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

wara

  1. Alternative spelling of awara (screen)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Adverb[edit]

wara

  1. Alternative spelling of wwara (to be there; to be present)

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wer- (to heed; be watchful).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈva.ra/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ara
  • Syllabification: wa‧ra

Interjection[edit]

wara

  1. attention!, beware! (used to dogs)

Derived terms[edit]

verb

Further reading[edit]

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

Quechua[edit]

Noun[edit]

wara

  1. pants, jeans

Declension[edit]


Tiruray[edit]

Noun[edit]

wara

  1. (anatomy) shoulder

Tok Pisin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From English water.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

wara

  1. water
  2. river, stream
  3. flow of water

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Woi[edit]

Noun[edit]

wara

  1. hand

Yoruba[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

wàrà

  1. milk
    Synonym: mílíìkì
  2. a kind of Fulani cheese, similar to cottage cheese

Derived terms[edit]