avarija

LithuanianEdit

 avarija on Lithuanian Wikipedia
 
Automobilio avarija (1) —
Automobile accident

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian ава́рия (avárija), from Italian avaria, possibly from Arabic عَوَارِيَّة(ʿawāriyya, damaged goods).

NounEdit

avãrija f (plural avãrijos) stress pattern 1

  1. accident, breakdown, wreck, crash (failure involving machinery)
  2. (figuratively) misfortune, unfortunate event

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Further readingEdit

  • avarija”, in Lietuvių kalbos žodynas [Dictionary of the Lithuanian language], lkz.lt, 1941–2023
  • avarija”, in Dabartinės lietuvių kalbos žodynas [Dictionary of contemporary Lithuanian], ekalba.lt, 1954–2023