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See also vară, vara-, and värä

English

Noun

vara

  1. a unit of length.

Catalan

Noun

vara

  1. rod

Faroese

vara, v-1
number singular plural
person first second third all
Indicative eg hann / hon
tað
vit, tit,
teir / tær / tey
tygum
Present vari varir varir vara
Past vardi vardi vardi vardu
Imperative tit
Present var ! varið !
Infinitive vara
Pres. part. varandi
Past part. a7 vardur
Supine vart

Verb

vara

  1. to take, to last, to require (about time)



Finnish

(index va)

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: va‧ra
  • IPA: ['vɑrɑ]

Noun

vara (stem var-*)

  1. (only in singular) Room, margin; allowance.

Usage notes

  • In the senses "room"/"margin"/"allowance" this noun is used only in singular — the plural varat means "resources"/"reserves"/"stocks"/"funds"/"means"/"assets".

Derived terms

Compounds


Icelandic

Etymology 1

Old Norse

Noun

vara f.

  1. goods

Etymology 2

Old Norse

Verb

vara

  1. to beware

Italian

Adjective

vara f.

  1. feminine form of varo

Latvian

Noun

vara

  1. power
Fourth declension noun
singular plural
nominative vara varas
genitive varas varu
dative varai varām
accusative varu varas
locative varā varās

Portuguese

Noun

vara

  1. a unit of length.

Romanian

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /'va.ra/

Noun

vara f. (singular, nominative/accusative, definite form of vară)

  1. the summer

Spanish

Etymology

Latin vara

Noun

vara f. (plural varas)

Singular
vara f.

Plural
varas f.

  1. a stick or pole or rod
  2. a staff of office.
  3. (obsolete) A unit of length, about 0.836 metre. Half a braza.

Derived terms


Swedish

Pronunciation

Verb

vara

  1. to be

Conjugation

Infinitive vara
Present tense är
Present tense (plural)1 äro
Past tense var
Past tense (plural)1 voro
Supine varit
Imperative var
Present tense (subjunctive) vare
Past tense (subjunctive) vore
1Archaic in the modern (post-1960) language

Verb

vara

  1. To ooze pus

Conjugation

Infinitive vara
Present tense varar
Past tense varade
Supine varat
Imperative vara
Present participle varande, varandes
Past participle varad

Verb

vara

  1. To last

Conjugation

(No passive form)

Infinitive vara
Present tense varar
Past tense varade
Supine varat
Imperative vara
Present participle varande, varandes
Past participle -

Synonyms

Noun

vara

  1. Something which is bought and sold; a ware

Conjugation

Common
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative vara varan varor varorna
Genitive varas varans varors varornas

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