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See also: Jaguar, jaguár, and jagúar

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese jaguar, from Old Tupi îaûára.[1]

 
a jaguar

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jaguar (plural jaguars)

  1. A carnivorous spotted large cat native to South and Central America, Panthera onca.

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ jaguar” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, Dictionary.com, LLC, 1995–present.

DutchEdit

 
Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

Apparently borrowed from French jaguar, from Portuguese jaguar, from Old Tupi jaguara.[1] The contemporary pronunciation derives from English jaguar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒɛ.ɡuˌɑr/, /ˈdʒɛ.ɡuˌər/
  • (dated in the Netherlands) IPA(key): /ˈjaː.ɣyˌɑr/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ja‧gu‧ar

NounEdit

jaguar m (plural jaguars, diminutive jaguartje n)

  1. jaguar [from late 18th c.]
    • 1777, De Buffon, De algemeene en byzondere natuurlyke historie, vol. 5, part 1, tr. from French, J. H. Schneider (publ.), page 5.
      Wat den puma en den jaguar betreft, het blykt duidelyk uit de beſchryvingen van hun, die deze dieren gezien hebben, dat de puma geen leeuw is, en de jaguar geen tyger; []
      As for the puma and the jaguar, it clearly appears from the descriptions by them, who have seen these animals, that the cougar is not a lion, and [that] the jaguar is not a tiger; []

Derived termsEdit


FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jaguar m or f (plural jaguars)

  1. (masculine) jaguar (cat)
  2. (masculine) Jaguar (Mac OS 10.2)
  3. (feminine) jaguar (car)
  4. (feminine) Jaguar (British car manufacturer)

Further readingEdit


MalayEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English jaguar, from Portuguese, from Old Tupi jaguara.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jaguar (Jawi spelling جاݢوار)

  1. jaguar (Panthera onca)

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese jaguar, from Old Tupi îaûára

NounEdit

jaguar m (definite singular jaguaren, indefinite plural jaguarer, definite plural jaguarene)

  1. a jaguar, genus Panthera onca

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese jaguar, from Old Tupi îaûára

NounEdit

jaguar m (definite singular jaguaren, indefinite plural jaguarar, definite plural jaguarane)

  1. a jaguar, genus Panthera onca

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PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jaguar m anim

  1. jaguar (Panthera onca)
  2. Jaguar car

DeclensionEdit


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Tupian.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jaguar m (plural jaguares)

  1. jaguar

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French jaguar.

NounEdit

jaguar m (plural jaguari)

  1. jaguar

DeclensionEdit


Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /jâɡuaːr/
  • Hyphenation: ja‧gu‧ar

NounEdit

jȁguār m (Cyrillic spelling ја̏гуа̄р)

  1. jaguar

DeclensionEdit


SpanishEdit

NounEdit

jaguar m (plural jaguares)

  1. jaguar (Panthera onca)

SynonymsEdit


TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French jaguar.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jaguar (definite accusative jaguarı, plural jaguarlar)

  1. jaguar

DeclensionEdit

Inflection
Nominative jaguar
Definite accusative jaguarı
Singular Plural
Nominative jaguar jaguarlar
Definite accusative jaguarı jaguarları
Dative jaguara jaguarlara
Locative jaguarda jaguarlarda
Ablative jaguardan jaguarlardan
Genitive jaguarın jaguarların
  1. ^ jaguar” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, Dictionary.com, LLC, 1995–present.