See also: vara, VARA, vára, vară, våra, varā, and vāra

FinnishEdit

(index va)

EtymologyEdit

< vara

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋɑrɑ/, [ˈʋɑrɑ]

PrefixEdit

vara-

  1. extra, spare, contingency, safety, emergency
    varakengätextra pair of shoes
    vararengasspare tyre
    varasuunnitelmacontingency plan
    varaventtiilisafety valve
    varalaskupaikkaemergency landing strip
  2. vice, deputy, lieutenant, assistant, (sports) substitute, second-string
    varapresidenttivice president
    varajäsendeputy member
    varakuvernöörilieutenant governor
    varaprofessoriassistant professor
    varapuolustajasubstitute defenceman

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IcelandicEdit

PrefixEdit

vara-

  1. signifies being spare, extra or of or pertaining to an emergency

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