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See also fár, får, and fær

English

Pronunciation

Etymology

Old English feor.

Adjective

far (comparative farther/further, superlative farthest/furthest)
  1. Distant from something; not close or near.
    I want to visit a country far from here.
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Albanian

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:sq:Template:lang:la derivations]] Pharus.

Noun

far

  1. lighthouse

Catalan

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ca:Template:lang:la derivations]] Pharus.

Noun

far

  1. lighthouse
  2. headlight

Danish

Noun

far

  1. (familiar) father, dad

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Faroese

Noun

far n.

  1. drive, ride, tour
  2. vessel
  3. trace, sign

Declension

n5 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative far farið før førini
Accusative far farið før førini
Dative fari farinum førum førunum
Genitive fars farsins fara faranna

Hungarian

Etymology

Maybe from the same Uralic root *perä as Finnish perä.

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈfɒr/

Noun

far (plural farok)

  1. buttock, posterior
  2. stern (ship)
  3. tail, rear (vehicle)

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Icelandic

Noun

far n.

  1. passage

Italian

Verb

far

  1. Apocopic form of fare.

Maltese

Etymology

From Arabic.

Noun

far

  1. mouse

Norwegian

Noun

far m. (definite singular [[faren]]; indefinite plural [[fedre]]; definite plural [[fedrene]])

  1. father

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Romanian

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ro:Template:lang:la derivations]] Pharus.

Noun

far n. (plural faruri)

  1. lighthouse
  2. (figuratively) beacon
  3. car headlight

Declension



Scottish Gaelic

Conjunction

far

  1. where (non-interrogative)
    • Bha e cunnartach far an robh am balach ag iasgach — it was dangerous where the boy was fishing

Swedish

Etymology

Short for fader.

Pronunciation

Noun

Inflection for far Singular Plural
common Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative far fadern fäder fäderna
Genitive fars faderns fäders fädernas
  1. father

Verb

far

  1. Present tense of fara

Turkish

Etymology 1

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:tr:Template:lang:la derivations]] Pharus.

Noun

far

  1. headlight

Etymology 2

French fard.

Noun

far

  1. eye shadow

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