See also: varé, vaře, väre, våre, and варе

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

vare (plural vares)

  1. (UK, dialect) A weasel.
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Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Spanish vara (staff, wand), Latin vara (forked pole).

NounEdit

vare (plural vares)

  1. A wand or staff of authority or justice.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for vare in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)

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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From var.

NounEdit

vare m (indefinite plural varja, definite singular varja, definite plural varjat)

  1. hammer, Large hammer

DeclensionEdit


CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vare

  1. vocative singular of var

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vaːrə/, [ˈʋɑːɑ]

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vara f, from Proto-Germanic *warō (attention, care), cognate with Swedish vara, English ware, German Ware. Derived from Proto-Germanic *waraz (cautious, aware) (cf. Danish var).

NounEdit

vare c (singular definite varen, plural indefinite varer)

  1. article
  2. commodity
  3. item
  4. (in the plural) goods, merchandise, wares
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Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse vari m, from Proto-Germanic *warō (attention, care), originally the same word as the previous one. The phrase tage vare is influenced by Middle Low German warnemen, compare German wahrnehmen (to perceive), Dutch waarnemen.

NounEdit

vare c

  1. protection
    only in the expression tage vare (på/om) (take care of, look after)

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Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from Middle Low German wāren, from Proto-Germanic *wazōną, *wezāną (to stay, remain), cognate with German währen. Derived from the verb *wesaną (to be) (Danish være).

VerbEdit

vare (past tense varede, past participle varet)

  1. to last, take (to have a certain duration)
InflectionEdit
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Etymology 4Edit

From Old Norse vara, from Proto-Germanic *warōną (to watch, protext), derived from Proto-Germanic *waraz (cautious, aware) (cf. Danish var) Cognate with English ware (to guard) and German wahren (to protect).

VerbEdit

vare (past tense varede, past participle varet)

  1. (transitive, archaic) to warn
    • 1857, Hans Christian Andersen, At være eller ikke være, p. 160 / https://books.google.dk/books?id=kjKgDwAAQBAJ&pg=PT185
      Bodil vilde have sagt, at det var Guds Stemme, der varede ham og kaldte.
      Bodil would have said that it was God's voice that was warning and calling him.
  2. (transitive, archaic) to guard
    in the modern language only in the expression vare sin mund "be careful about what to say"
  3. (reflexive) to be careful, beware
    • 1970, Willy-August Linnemann, Det andet Europa / https://books.google.dk/books?id=ecDYDgAAQBAJ&pg=PT155
    • I hvert andet sving har man den herligste udsigt over Nauplionbugten, og i hvert tredje må man vare sig mod de skønne grækerinders opkastninger.
      In every other curve, one has the most wonderful view over the Nafplio Bay, and in every third curve, one must beware of the vomits of the beautiful Greek ladies.
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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

vare

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of varen

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EstonianEdit

NounEdit

vare (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. ruin (construction withered by time)

DeclensionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vāre

  1. vocative masculine singular of vārus

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

vare

  1. Alternative form of fare

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vara.

NounEdit

vare f or m (definite singular vara or varen, indefinite plural varer, definite plural varene)

  1. an article or item (of goods)
    varer og tjenestergoods and services
  2. a commodity
  3. (in plural form) goods, merchandise, wares
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse vari.

NounEdit

vare (indeclinable)

  1. caution, protection
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Middle Low German waren; also related to være.

VerbEdit

vare (imperative var, present tense varer, simple past varte, past participle vart, present participle varende)

  1. to last, take (a duration of time)
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Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vara.

NounEdit

vare f (definite singular vara, indefinite plural varer, definite plural varene)

  1. an article or item (of goods)
  2. a commodity
  3. (in plural form) goods, merchandise, wares
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse vara.

Alternative formsEdit

  • vara (a- and split infinitives)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

vare (present tense varar, past tense vara, past participle vara, passive infinitive varast, present participle varande, imperative vare/var)

  1. to watch, keep
  2. to warn

Etymology 3Edit

From Old Norse vari.

NounEdit

vare m

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 4Edit

AdjectiveEdit

vare

  1. definite singular of var
  2. plural of var

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PaliEdit

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vare

  1. inflection of vara (excellent):
    1. masculine/neuter locative singular
    2. masculine accusative plural
    3. feminine vocative singular

NounEdit

vare

  1. locative singular of vara (wish)

VerbEdit

vare

  1. first/second/third-person singular optative active of varati (to wish)

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

vare

  1. inflection of varar:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative

Serbo-CroatianEdit

VerbEdit

vare (Cyrillic spelling варе)

  1. third-person plural present of variti

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbaɾe/ [ˈba.ɾe]
  • Rhymes: -aɾe
  • Hyphenation: va‧re

VerbEdit

vare

  1. inflection of varar:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative

SwedishEdit

VerbEdit

vare

  1. be, present tense subjunctive of vara.
    Gud vare med er.God be with you.

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