See also: Vr, v/r, v. r., V. R., and V.R.

EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

VR

  1. (Britain) Initialism of Victoria Regina. (on coins, letterboxes, etc.) The royal cypher for Queen Victoria, queen regnant of Great Britian

NounEdit

VR (countable and uncountable, plural VRs)

  1. Initialism of virtual reality.
  2. Initialism of variant reading. (of a manuscript)
  3. Initialism of vocational rehabilitation.
  4. Initialism of Volunteer Reserve Services Medal.
  5. Initialism of visual range.
  6. Initialism of vitrinite reflectance.
  7. (aviation) The rotation speed of an aircraft (the speed during takeoff at which the pilot raises the nose in preparation for liftoff).

Alternative formsEdit

  • (visual range): Vr

Related termsEdit

(virtual reality):

(visual range):

  • BVR (beyond visual range)
  • WVR (within visual range)

(aviation):

AnagramsEdit


FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋeːˌær/, [ˈʋe̞ːˌær]
  • IPA(key): /ˈʋeːˌærːæ/, [ˈʋe̞ːˌærːæ]

Etymology 1Edit

Originally an initialism of Valtionrautatiet (literally State Railways), the name of the state-owned company that maintained the Finnish railway network. It was later merged into the newly created VR Group, restructuring the existing company into a private one by 1995 (which however remains government-owned):

Proper nounEdit

VR

  1. The Finnish government-owned railway company; VR Group.
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From English VR.

NounEdit

VR

  1. VR; virtual reality
    Synonym: virtuaalitodellisuus
DeclensionEdit

JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English VR.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [bɯ̟ᵝia̠ːɾɯ̟ᵝ]

NounEdit

V(ブイ)R(アール) (buiāru

  1. Initialism of バーチャルリアリティ (bācharu riariti, virtual reality).