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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkɑɹz/
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  • Rhymes: -ɑː(ɹ)z

NounEdit

cars

  1. plural of car

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AdjectiveEdit

cars

  1. masculine plural of car

NounEdit

cars

  1. plural of car

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cars m

  1. plural of car

LatvianEdit

 cars on Latvian Wikipedia
 
Cars Pēteris Lielais (1682-1721)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian царь (carʹ, tsar), itself a borrowing, ultimately from Latin Caesar; cf. the parallel form ķeizars (emperor).

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NounEdit

cars m (1st declension, feminine form: cariene)

  1. tsar (male monarch of the Russian empire (especially before 1721); his title)
    cars Pēteris LielaisTsar Peter the Great
    cara valdība, monarhijathe tsar's government, monarchy
    cara galmsthe tsar's court
    cara tronisthe tsar's throne
    cara laikāin the time of the tsar

Usage notesEdit

Officially, the title of cars in Russia was replaced with imperators in 1721, though the word cars, in Latvian as in other languages, continued to be popularly used to refer to the rulers of the Russian Empire.

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