EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French phare.

NounEdit

phare (plural phares)

  1. beacon
  2. lighthouse

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pharus, itself from Ancient Greek Φάρος (Pháros).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

phare (plural phares)

  1. leading, signature, key, flagship
    “La vie en rose” est une des chansons phares d'Édith Piaf.
    “La vie en rose” is one of Edith Piaf's signature songs.

NounEdit

phare m (plural phares)

  1. lighthouse
  2. lantern in a lighthouse
  3. headlight (of a vehicle)
  4. headlamp (of a vehicle)
  5. (figuratively) beacon, luminary
  6. (nautical) the set of sails on the mast

DescendantsEdit

  • Bulgarian: фар (far)
  • English: phare
  • Luxembourgish: Phar
  • Macedonian: фар (far)
  • Romanian: far
  • Russian: фара (fara)
  • Vietnamese: pha

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