Last modified on 26 June 2014, at 13:10
See also: väre

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

vare (plural vares)

  1. (UK, dialect) A weasel.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Spanish vara (staff, wand), Latin vara (forked pole)

NounEdit

vare (plural vares)

  1. A wand or staff of authority or justice.
    • Dryden
      His hand a vare of justice did uphold.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


DanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vara.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vaːrə/, [ˈvɑːɑ]

NounEdit

vare c (singular definite varen, plural indefinite varer)

  1. article
  2. commodity
  3. item
  4. (in the plural) goods, merchandise, wares
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse vari.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vaːrə/, [ˈvɑːɑ]

NounEdit

vare c

  1. only used in the expression tage vare på, tage vare om: take care of, look after

Etymology 3Edit

From Middle Low German waren.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vaːrə/, [ˈvɑːɑ]

VerbEdit

vare (imperative var, infinitive at vare, present tense varer, past tense varede, past participle har varet)

  1. last
  2. continue, endure
  3. take

Etymology 4Edit

From Old Norse vara.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vaːrə/, [ˈvɑːɑ]

VerbEdit

vare

  1. only used in the expressions:
    vare sig: be careful
    vare sin mund: be careful about what to say

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

vare

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of varen

AnagramsEdit


EstonianEdit

NounEdit

vare (??? please provide the genitive and partitive!)

  1. ruin (construction withered by time)

DeclensionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vāre

  1. vocative masculine singular of vārus

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

vare

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of varar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of varar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of varar.

SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

vare

  1. be, subjunctive of vara.
    Gud vare med er. God be with you.

See alsoEdit