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See also: Afar, àfar, and afâr

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

a- (for, on, or of) +‎ far

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

afar

  1. At, to, or from a great distance; far away.
    He was seen from afar.
    He loved her from afar.

Usage notesEdit

  • Often used with from preceding, or formerly with off following.

QuotationsEdit

TranslationsEdit

AnagramsEdit


ChuukeseEdit

NounEdit

afar

  1. shoulder (of humans and animals)

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

afar

  1. Afar (language).
  2. An Afar (person).

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of afar (Kotus type 6/paperi, no gradation)
nominative afar afarit
genitive afarin afarien
afareiden
afareitten
partitive afaria afareita
afareja
illative afariin afareihin
singular plural
nominative afar afarit
accusative nom. afar afarit
gen. afarin
genitive afarin afarien
afareiden
afareitten
partitive afaria afareita
afareja
inessive afarissa afareissa
elative afarista afareista
illative afariin afareihin
adessive afarilla afareilla
ablative afarilta afareilta
allative afarille afareille
essive afarina afareina
translative afariksi afareiksi
instructive afarein
abessive afaritta afareitta
comitative afareineen

FrenchEdit

 
French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

afar m (uncountable)

  1. Afar (language)
    L'afar est parlé par 1,5 millions de locuteurs.

AdjectiveEdit

afar (feminine singular afare, masculine plural afars, feminine plural afares)

  1. Related to the Afar people.
    Les nomades afars.
    Les tribus afares.

Further readingEdit


GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

afar

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐍆𐌰𐍂

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

afar (not comparable)

  1. very, immensely, ever so, highly, most
    Ég yrði þér afar þakklátur ef þú gerðir þetta fyrir mig.
    I would be most grateful to you if you did this for me.

NounEdit

afar

  1. indefinite nominative plural of afi

Further readingEdit

  • afar in Icelandic dictionaries at islex.is
  • afar in Hólmarsson et al.: Íslensk-ensk orðabók. 1989.

AnagramsEdit


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

afar m (invariable)

  1. Afar (language)

AnagramsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

NounEdit

afar m (definite singular afaren, indefinite plural afarer, definite plural afarene)

  1. Afar (language)
    Afar er et kusjittisk språk som snakkes i Afar i Etiopia. (Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia)
    Afar is a Cushitic language spoken in Afar in Ethiopia.
  2. Afar (ethnic group)
  3. Afar (region)

Usage notesEdit

This is word is only inflected when used in its second sense.

ReferencesEdit

  • afar” in The Ordnett Dictionary

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

afar m (definite singular afaren, indefinite plural afarar, definite plural afarane)

  1. Afar (language)
  2. Afar (ethnic group)
  3. Afar (region)

Usage notesEdit

This is word is only inflected when used in its second sense.


Old NorseEdit

AdverbEdit

afar

  1. used as an intensive before an adjective or another adverb; very, exceedingly

ReferencesEdit

  • afar in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

afar m (plural afar)

  1. (uncountable) Afar (language)
  2. one of the Afar, a people of eastern Africa

SomaliEdit

Somali cardinal numbers
 <  3 4 5  > 
    Cardinal : afar
    Ordinal : afaraad

NumeralEdit

afar

  1. four

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

afar m (uncountable)

  1. Afar (language)

SwedishEdit

 
Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
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NounEdit

afar ?

  1. the Afar language

SynonymsEdit