See also: qará and q'ara

AzerbaijaniEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic гара
Perso-Arabic قارا

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *kara. Cognate with Old Turkic [script needed] (kara, black), Turkish kara, Chuvash хура (hura), etc.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡɑˈrɑ]
  • (Tabriz) IPA(key): [ɡæˈræ][1]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: qa‧ra

AdjectiveEdit

qara (comparative daha qara, superlative ən qara, intensive qapqara)

  1. black
  2. (only in combination with the verb basmaq) scary hallucination; ghost; nightmare, especially one associated with sleep paralysis
    məni qara basdıI hallucinated; I imagined something scary and unreal
    Synonym: qara-qura

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

Colors in Azerbaijani · rənglər (layout · text)
          boz      qara
             qırmızı, al; tünd qırmızı              narıncı; qonur, qəhvəyi              sarı; tünd sarı
             açıq yaşıl              yaşıl              salat; tünd yaşıl
             mavi; firuzəyi              açıq göy              göy
             bənövşəyi; indiqo              çəhrayı; açıq çəhrayı              çəhrayı

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Haneda, Koichi (2009—2010), “qara”, in لغات لهجه‌ی تبریز [Vocabulary of Tabrizi Dialect] (in Persian), Tabriz: یاران, →ISBN, page 96

Crimean TatarEdit

AdjectiveEdit

  1. black

VerbEdit

qara (Northern dialect)

(imperative; singular; second)

  1. to look at
  2. to consider
  3. to seek, to query
  4. to care, to be in charge of

KarakalpakEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Turkic *kara.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [qɑˈrɑ]
  • Hyphenation: qa‧ra

AdjectiveEdit

qara

  1. black

AntonymsEdit


MalteseEdit

Root
q-r-j
6 terms

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic قَرَأَ(qaraʾa).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

qara (imperfect jaqra, past participle moqri, verbal noun qari)

  1. to read
  2. to size up

ConjugationEdit

    Conjugation of qara
singular plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
perfect m qrajt qrajt qara qrajna qrajtu qraw
f qrat
imperfect m naqra taqra jaqra naqraw taqraw jaqraw
f taqra
imperative aqra aqraw

QuechuaEdit

NounEdit

qara

  1. skin, leather, bark, peel, hide
  2. agave, maguey; Agave americana

Usage notesEdit

Not to be confused with q'ara.

DeclensionEdit


TatarEdit

AdjectiveEdit

qara

  1. Latin spelling of кара (qara, black)