vara-

See also: vara, vară, and värä

FinnishEdit

(index va)

EtymologyEdit

  • From the noun vara.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: va‧ra‧-
  • Rhymes: -ɑrɑ
  • IPA(key): [ˈvɑrɑ]

PrefixEdit

vara-

  1. A prefix singifying extra, spare, contingency, safety, emergency.
  2. A prefix singifying vice, deputy, lieutenant, assistant, (sports) substitute, second-string.

IcelandicEdit

PrefixEdit

vara-

  1. signifies being spare, extra or of or pertaining to an emergency

Derived termsEdit

  • varaaflgjafi (uninterruptible power supply, UPS)
  • varaaflstöð (a standby power unit)
  • varaaflstöð fyrir fjarskiptabúnað (a radio reserve source of energy)
  • varaáætlun (a contingency plan, a back-up plan)
  • varabirgðir (stockpiles)
  • varabúnaður (spare equipment)
  • varaeintak af skrá (a back-up file)
  • varaeldsneyti (reserve fuel)
  • varaflugvöllur (alternate aerodrome)
  • varaflugvöllur á flugleið (en-route alternate aerodrome)
  • varaflugvöllur á flugleið í fjarflugi (ETOPS en-route alternate)
  • varaflugvöllur fyrir flugtak (take-off alternate aerodrome)
  • varaflugvöllur ákvörðunarstaðar (destination alternate aerodrome)
  • varaflutningsgeta (reserve capacity)
  • varaforði (a reserve)
  • varaformaður (deputy chairperson, a vice-chairman)
  • varaforseti (vice-president)
  • varafulltrúi
  • varahamur (failover)
  • varahjól (spare wheel)
  • varahlutir af samsvarandi gæðum (spare parts of matching quality)
  • varahlutur (spare part, replacement part)
  • varahlutur í skip (ship's spare part)
  • varahlutur til endursölu (reselling part)
  • varahreyfill (replacement engine)
  • varakjörræðismaður (honorary vice-consul)
  • varakonungur
  • varalið (reserves; in sports the reserve team)
  • varalögmaður
  • varamaður (an alternate, a deputy, a substitute, a stand-in)
  • varaoddviti
  • varaorka (back-up electricity)
  • varaóðalsstjóri (backup domain controller, BDC)
  • varaprófastur
  • varaprófun (substitute test)
  • varaprófunarstoð (substitute test beam)
  • vararaforkuvinnslukerfi (back up electrical generation system)
  • vararás (alternate track, alternative track)
  • vararein (alternate track, alternative track)
  • vararæðismaður (vice-consul)
  • varastöð (hot site)
  • varaúrræði (standby mechanism)
  • varaviðtakandi (alternate recipient)
  • varasendiherra (deputy chief of mission)
  • varasjóður (reserve fund, segregated reserve, reserve)
  • varasjóður Bandalagsins (Community reserve)
  • varastýrisbúnaður (auxiliary steering gear)
  • varatæki (spare instrument)

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 15 February 2014, at 17:17