EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

A macaronic blend of Latin hīlum (trifle), +‎ -ar.

AdjectiveEdit

hilar (comparative more hilar, superlative most hilar)

  1. Relating to or near a hilum.

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RomanianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hilar m or n (feminine singular hilară, masculine plural hilari, feminine and neuter plural hilare)

  1. Alternative form of ilar

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin fīlāre, from Latin fīlum. Compare Portuguese fiar, Italian filare, French filer.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /iˈlaɾ/, [iˈlaɾ]

VerbEdit

hilar (first-person singular present hilo, first-person singular preterite hilé, past participle hilado)

  1. to spin (as with thread)
  2. to string together, put together (words, to make coherent sentences)

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