EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Variant of Cara.

Proper nounEdit

Kara

  1. A female given name.

Etymology 2Edit

Proper nounEdit

Kara

  1. A surname, from Hindi​.

Etymology 3Edit

Proper nounEdit

Kara

  1. A Papua New Guinean language.
    Synonym: (former name) Lemakot

Further readingEdit

Etymology 4Edit

Borrowed from Korean 加耶, from Middle Chinese 伽倻. The Middle Chinese pronunciation is thought to have been closer to /kaja/,[1] but /kaɾa/ (Kara) is thought to have been the oldest pronunciation.[2]

Proper nounEdit

Kara

  1. The language presumed to have been spoken by the Gaya confederacy in southern Korea, thought by some scholars to be attested from thirteen placenames.

Etymology 5Edit

Proper nounEdit

Kara

  1. An Omotic language, also sometimes called Karo.

Further readingEdit

Etymology 6Edit

Borrowed from Tamil கர (kara).

Proper nounEdit

Kara

  1. The twenty-fifth year of the 60 year cycle of the Tamil calendar.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Christopher I. Beckwith, Koguryo, the language of Japan's continental relatives (BRILL, 2007), page 40, n. 27
  2. ^ Christopher I. Beckwith, Empires of the Silk Road: A History of Central Eurasia from the Bronze Age to the Present (Princeton University Press, 2009: →ISBN, page 105

AnagramsEdit


IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Kara f

  1. A female given name

DeclensionEdit


TurkishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Kara

  1. A male given name