See also: ávaro, àvaro, and avarò

EsperantoEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [aˈvaro]
  • Rhymes: -aro
  • Hyphenation: a‧va‧ro

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

avaro (accusative singular avaron, plural avaroj, accusative plural avarojn)

  1. avarice

Etymology 2Edit

From avo (grandfather) +‎ -aro (collection).

NounEdit

avaro (accusative singular avaron, plural avaroj, accusative plural avarojn)

  1. (rare, wordplay) a collection of grandfathers

IngrianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *avara. Cognates include Finnish avara and Estonian avar.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

avaro

  1. spacious, roomy

DeclensionEdit

Declension of avaro (type 4/koivu, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative avaro avarot
genitive avaron avaroin, avaroloin
partitive avaroa avaroja, avaroloja
illative avaroo avaroihe, avaroloihe
inessive avaroos avarois, avarolois
elative avarost avaroist, avaroloist
allative avarolle avaroille, avaroloille
adessive avarool avaroil, avaroloil
ablative avarolt avaroilt, avaroloilt
translative avaroks avaroiks, avaroloiks
essive avaronna, avaroon avaroinna, avaroloinna, avaroin, avaroloin
exessive1) avaront avaroint, avaroloint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.

ReferencesEdit

  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 24

ItalianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin avārus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aˈva.ro/
  • Rhymes: -aro
  • Hyphenation: a‧và‧ro

AdjectiveEdit

avaro (feminine avara, masculine plural avari, feminine plural avare, superlative avarissimo)

  1. mean, stingy
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

NounEdit

avaro m (plural avari, feminine avara)

  1. miser
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • avàro in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Etymology 2Edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈa.va.ro/
  • Rhymes: -avaro
  • Hyphenation: à‧va‧ro

AdjectiveEdit

avaro (feminine avara, masculine plural avari, feminine plural avare)

  1. Avar

NounEdit

avaro m (plural avari, feminine avara)

  1. Avar

NounEdit

avaro m (uncountable)

  1. (usually preceded by determinative article) Avar (language)

ReferencesEdit

  • àvaro in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

avārō

  1. dative/ablative masculine/neuter singular of avārus

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin avārus.

AdjectiveEdit

avaro (feminine avara, masculine plural avaros, feminine plural avaras)

  1. miserly, avaricious

NounEdit

avaro m (plural avaros)

  1. skinflint (one who is excessively stingy or cautious with money)
    Synonyms: see Thesaurus:avarento

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin avārus.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /aˈbaɾo/, [aˈβ̞a.ɾo]
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

avaro (feminine avara, masculine plural avaros, feminine plural avaras)

  1. mean, stingy, miserly
    Synonyms: mezquino, roñoso, tacaño, sórdido
  2. avaricious, greedy

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

avaro m (plural avaros, feminine avara, feminine plural avaras)

  1. miser
    Synonyms: mezquino, roñoso

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit