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EtymologyEdit

From Latin calō, chalō.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

calar (first-person singular present calo, past participle calat)

  1. (transitive) to soak, to drench
  2. (transitive) to set, to light (a fire)
    calar foc ato set fire to
  3. (reflexive) to stall (of an engine: to stop suddenly)
  4. (transitive) to stall (to cause the engine of a manual-transmission car to stop)

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IndonesianEdit

NounEdit

calar (plural calar-calar, first-person possessive calarku, second-person possessive calarmu, third-person possessive calarnya)

  1. scratch
    Kulitnya tertutupi oleh calar-calar kecil.
    Her skin was covered with tiny scratches.
    Synonym: baret

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

from calare

NounEdit

calar m (invariable)

  1. setting (of a heavenly body)

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OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan [Term?], from Vulgar Latin *calāre or *callāre, from Latin chalāre, present active infinitive of chalō, from Ancient Greek χαλάω (khaláō).

VerbEdit

calar

  1. to shut up (prevent from speaking)

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *calāre or *callāre, from Latin chalāre, present active infinitive of chalō, from Ancient Greek χαλάω (khaláō).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

calar (first-person singular present indicative calo, past participle calado)

  1. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to shut up (to stop talking)
  2. (transitive) to shut up (to stop someone from talking or something from making noise)

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  • (to stop from talking or making noise): silenciar

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SpanishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From cal (lime), from Latin calx.

AdjectiveEdit

calar (plural calares)

  1. of or pertaining to limestone or lime
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NounEdit

calar m (plural calares)

  1. limestone quarry
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Etymology 2Edit

Latin chalāre (to descend), from Ancient Greek χαλάω (khaláō).

VerbEdit

calar (first-person singular present calo, first-person singular preterite calé, past participle calado)

  1. (of a liquid) to soak
    te cala hasta los huesos
    it soaks you to the bone
  2. to pierce with a sharp instrument
  3. (colloquial) to rumble, see through (to discover deceitful or underhanded behavior, hidden true motives or mindset)
  4. to catch on (become fashionable or popular)
  5. (reflexive, calarse) To put on (clothing)
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