See also: afará and afară

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Yoruba afàrà.

NounEdit

afara (plural afaras)

  1. The limba tree.
    • 1969, World Timbers: Europe and Africa, Afara or Limba [Terminalia superba], page 78:
      Afara is the common Nigerian name and a British Standard name for the commercial timber.

GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

afara

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐍆𐌰𐍂𐌰

YorubaEdit

 
afàrà (Terminalia superba)

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /ā.fà.ɾà/

NounEdit

afàrà

  1. afara, limba (Terminalia superba)
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • English: afara

Further readingEdit

  • Abraham, R.C. (1958), “afàrà”, in Dictionary of Modern Yoruba, Hodder and Stoughton, page 16

Etymology 2Edit

 
afárá

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /ā.fá.ɾá/

NounEdit

afárá

  1. bridge
Derived termsEdit