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See also: Kar, kár, kâr, kär, kår, and Kär

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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

kar (plural kars)

  1. (marketing, in product names) Deliberate misspelling of car.
    • 1989, International Shrine Clowns Association, page 26:
      In the fifties the need for a Klown vehicle was evident and a King Midget Frame was acquired and a Klown Kar was added.

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch kar

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kar/
  • (file)

NounEdit

kar (plural karre, diminutive karretjie)

  1. cart
  2. car, automobile

SynonymsEdit


AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Romani kar id.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kar m (indefinite plural kar, definite singular kari, definite plural karet)

  1. (anatomy) penis

DeclensionEdit


BretonEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Brythonic *kar, from Proto-Celtic *karants.

NounEdit

kar m (plural kerent)

  1. relative
MutationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

NounEdit

kar

  1. Hard mutation of gar.
MutationEdit

ChuukeseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

kar

  1. hot

CzechEdit

NounEdit

kar m

  1. cirque

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ker.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kar n (singular definite karret, plural indefinite kar)

  1. vessel
  2. trough

InflectionEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch carre, from Latin carrus, from Gaulish carros.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kar f (plural karren, diminutive karretje n)

  1. cart

Derived termsEdit


ElfdalianEdit

NounEdit

kar ?

  1. tub, bathtub

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From a Turkic language.

NounEdit

kar (plural karok)

  1. arm (upper limb of a human or animal)
  2. lever (a rod with one end fixed, which can be pulled to trigger or control a mechanical device)
DeclensionEdit
Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative kar karok
accusative kart karokat
dative karnak karoknak
instrumental karral karokkal
causal-final karért karokért
translative karrá karokká
terminative karig karokig
essive-formal karként karokként
essive-modal
inessive karban karokban
superessive karon karokon
adessive karnál karoknál
illative karba karokba
sublative karra karokra
allative karhoz karokhoz
elative karból karokból
delative karról karokról
ablative kartól karoktól
Possessive forms of kar
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. karom karjaim
2nd person sing. karod karjaid
3rd person sing. karja karjai
1st person plural karunk karjaink
2nd person plural karotok karjaitok
3rd person plural karjuk karjaik
Derived termsEdit

(Compound words):

(Expressions):

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin chorus.

NounEdit

kar (plural karok)

  1. faculty (scholarly staff at colleges or universities; usually preceded by the adjective denoting the members, e.g. tanári kar “teaching staff”)
  2. faculty (department at a university, e.g. that of arts, science, or law)
  3. a group of people performing together (choir, chorus, chorus line, ensemble, etc.)
    Hyponyms: énekkar, tánckar, zenekar
DeclensionEdit
Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative kar karok
accusative kart karokat
dative karnak karoknak
instrumental karral karokkal
causal-final karért karokért
translative karrá karokká
terminative karig karokig
essive-formal karként karokként
essive-modal
inessive karban karokban
superessive karon karokon
adessive karnál karoknál
illative karba karokba
sublative karra karokra
allative karhoz karokhoz
elative karból karokból
delative karról karokról
ablative kartól karoktól
Possessive forms of kar
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. karom karaim
2nd person sing. karod karaid
3rd person sing. kara karai
1st person plural karunk karaink
2nd person plural karotok karaitok
3rd person plural karuk karaik
Derived termsEdit
Related termsEdit

Usage notesEdit

These two nouns are almost completely homonymous except for the third person single-object possessive forms and all multiple-object possessive forms, the first one (with the sense "arm") having an extra -j- between the root and the possessive ending, which is fairly rare for a consonant-ending noun.


IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

kar n (genitive singular kars, nominative plural kör)

  1. tub
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From English car.

NounEdit

kar n (genitive singular kars, nominative plural kör)

  1. (colloquial, Canada, US) car, automobile
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit
Related termsEdit

K'iche'Edit

 
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NounEdit

kar

  1. fish

KurdishEdit

NounEdit

kar ? m

  1. work, labor

LatvianEdit

VerbEdit

kar

  1. 2nd person singular present indicative form of kārt
  2. 3rd person singular present indicative form of kārt
  3. 3rd person plural present indicative form of kārt
  4. 2nd person singular imperative form of kārt
  5. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of kārt
  6. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of kārt

NgarrindjeriEdit

PronounEdit

kar

  1. they

Norwegian BokmålEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse karl

NounEdit

kar m (definite singular karen, indefinite plural karer, definite plural karene)

  1. a bloke, chap, fellow, guy, man
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Danish kar, from Old Norse ker, in the sense of blood vessels influenced by Latin vas

NounEdit

kar n (definite singular karet, indefinite plural kar, definite plural kara or karene)

  1. a container, vessel, tub, vat
  2. a (fish) trap (e.g. for salmon)
  3. a pier (for a bridge)
  4. a vessel, artery, tube in a body or plant
Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse karl

NounEdit

kar m (definite singular karen, indefinite plural karar, definite plural karane)

  1. a bloke, chap, fellow, guy, man

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse ker

NounEdit

kar n (definite singular karet, indefinite plural kar, definite plural kara)

  1. a vessel, tub (container of liquid or other substance)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kar f

  1. genitive plural of kara

NounEdit

kar n

  1. genitive plural of karo

RomaniEdit

NounEdit

kar m

  1. penis

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse ker, from Proto-Germanic *kazą.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kar n

  1. tub
  2. bathtub

DeclensionEdit

Declension of kar 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kar karet kar karen
Genitive kars karets kars karens

SynonymsEdit

AnagramsEdit


Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English car.

NounEdit

kar

  1. car

SynonymsEdit


TurkishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Turkic 𐰴𐰺(kar, snow), from Proto-Turkic *kār, *Kiār (snow), possibly from Proto-Altaic *k`i̯ā́ra (*k`i̯ā́ra) ("hoarfrost"). Compare Proto-Mongolic *karig (strong coldness).

NounEdit

kar (definite accusative karı, plural karlar)

  1. snow
DeclensionEdit
Inflection
Nominative kar
Definite accusative karı
Singular Plural
Nominative kar karlar
Definite accusative karı karları
Dative kara karlara
Locative karda karlarda
Ablative kardan karlardan
Genitive karın karların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular karım karlarım
2nd singular karın karların
3rd singular karı karları
1st plural karımız karlarımız
2nd plural karınız karlarınız
3rd plural karları karları
Predicative forms
Singular Plural
1st singular karım karlarım
2nd singular karsın karlarsın
3rd singular kar
kardır
karlar
karlardır
1st plural karız karlarız
2nd plural karsınız karlarsınız
3rd plural karlar karlardır
Derived termsEdit
See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kar in Turkish dictionaries at Türk Dil Kurumu

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

kar

  1. second-person singular imperative of karmak

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

kar c (plural karren)

  1. choice

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kar”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

ZazakiEdit

NounEdit

kar

  1. (grammar) verb

SynonymsEdit