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See also: Jaro, járó, and ĵaro

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CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *jaro, *jarъ, *jarь, *jara, from Proto-Indo-European *yōro-, *yeh₁ro- (year, spring), *yeh₁r-. Cognate with English year, German Jahr (year), Latin hōra (hour, time, season), Ancient Greek ὥρα (hṓra, year, season).[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈjaro/
  • (file)

NounEdit

jaro n

  1. spring (season)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Seasons in Czech · roční období (layout · text)
jaro (spring) léto (summer) podzim (autumn) zima (winter)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "jaro" in Jiří Rejzek, Český etymologický slovník, electronic version, Leda, 2007
  2. ^ "jaro" in Václav Machek, Etymologický slovník jazyka českého, second edition, Academia, 1968

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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Jahr.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jaro (accusative singular jaron, plural jaroj, accusative plural jarojn)

  1. year
    • 1905, L. L. Zamenhof, speech at the first World Congress of Esperanto.
      Kaj antaŭ kelke da jaroj mortis tiu persono, al kiu Esperanto ŝuldas multe.
      And several years ago that person, to whom Esperanto owes a great deal, passed away.
    • 1920, Edmond Privat Vivo de Zamenhof, [1]
      Kvankam neriĉa, li proponis anonime certan sumon por daŭrigi la gazeton dum tri jaroj.
      Although not rich, he proposed anonymously a certain sum for continuing the gazette for three years.

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DescendantsEdit


IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Esperanto ĵaroEnglish jarFrench jarreItalian giaraSpanish jarra, jarro.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʒaro/, /ˈd͡ʒaro/

NounEdit

jaro (plural jari)

  1. jar (container)

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

jaro m (plural jaros)

  1. Alternative form of aro (arum plant)

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

jaro (feminine singular jara, masculine plural jaros, feminine plural jaras)

  1. (of an animal, chiefly a pig) reddish, ruddy

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

jaro m (plural jaros)

  1. Alternative form of aro (arum lily)

Further readingEdit