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Valid words made from Sari

You can make 21 words from 'sari' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.

4 letters words from 'sari'

AIRS 4ARIS 4
RAIS 4RIAS 4
SAIR 4SARI 4

3 letters words from 'sari'

AIR 3AIS 3
ARS 3RAI 3
RAS 3RIA 3
SAI 3SAR 3
SIR 3SRI 3

2 letters words from 'sari'

AI 2AR 2
AS 2IS 2
SI 2 

All 4 letters words made out of sari

sari asri srai rsai arsi rasi sair asir siar isar aisr iasr sria rsia sira isra risa irsa aris rais airs iars rias iras

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word sari. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in sari.

Definitions and meaning of sari

sari

Alternative forms

  • saree

Etymology

Borrowed from Hindi साड़ी (sāṛī), from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀲𑀸𑀟𑀻 (sāḍī), from Sanskrit शाटी (śāṭī), feminine form of शाट (śāṭa, garment).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈsɑː.ɹi/
  • Homophone: sorry (father-bother merger)

Noun

sari (plural saris)

  1. The traditional dress of women in the Indian Subcontinent; an outer garment consisting of a single length of cotton or silk, most often with one end wrapped around the waist to form a skirt, the other draped over the shoulder or head.

Translations

Anagrams

  • RIAs, RISA, Risa, airs, aris, rais, rias, sira

Aromanian

Alternative forms

  • sare

Etymology

From Vulgar Latin sale, from Latin sāl, salem. Compare Romanian sare.

Noun

sari f

  1. salt
  2. (figuratively) character

Related terms

See also

  • piper

Balinese

Romanization

sari

  1. Romanization of ᬲᬭᬶ
  2. Romanization of ᬲᬵᬭᬶ

Basque

Etymology

From Proto-Basque *sali (value, reward, payment). Often related to Iberian śalir, which possibly identifies some kind of currency.

Noun

sari inan

  1. payment
  2. value
  3. award, prize

Declension

Derived terms

  • saldu

References

  • “sari” in Etymological Dictionary of Basque by R. L. Trask, sussex.ac.uk

Further reading

  • “sari” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • “sari” in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus

Dupaningan Agta

Noun

sari

  1. kind of spiny rattan

Dutch

Etymology

Ultimately from Hindi साड़ी (sāṛī).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsaː.ri/
  • Hyphenation: sa‧ri
  • Rhymes: -aːri

Noun

sari m (plural sari's)

  1. sari (South Asian garment)

Finnish

Noun

sari

  1. sari (Indian piece of clothing)

Declension

Anagrams

  • Arsi, rasi, rias, risa

French

Noun

sari m (plural saris)

  1. sari (clothing)

Further reading

  • “sari” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Indonesian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈsari]
  • Hyphenation: sa‧ri

Etymology 1

From Malay sari, from Classical Malay sari, from Old Javanese sari, sāri (pollen; quintessence), from Sanskrit सार (sāra, essence). Doublet of sara. (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun

sari (first-person possessive sariku, second-person possessive sarimu, third-person possessive sarinya)

  1. essence.
    Synonyms: biang, pati
Affixed terms
Compounds

Noun

sari (first-person possessive sariku, second-person possessive sarimu, third-person possessive sarinya)

  1. (archaic) flower
    Synonyms: bunga, kembang

Related terms

Etymology 2

From Malay sari, from Hindi साड़ी (sāṛī), from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀲𑀸𑀟𑀻 (sāḍī), from Sanskrit शाटी (śāṭī), from शाट (śāṭa, strip of cloth).

Noun

sari (first-person possessive sariku, second-person possessive sarimu, third-person possessive sarinya)

  1. sari: the traditional dress of women in the Indian Subcontinent; an outer garment consisting of a single length of cotton or silk, most often with one end wrapped around the waist to form a skirt, the other draped over the shoulder or head.

Further reading

  • “sari” in Kamus Besar Bahasa Indonesia (KBBI) Daring, Jakarta: Badan Pengembangan dan Pembinaan Bahasa, Kementerian Pendidikan dan Kebudayaan Republik Indonesia, 2016.

Italian

Etymology

From Hindi साड़ी (sāṛī), via Prakrit from Sanskrit षाटी (ṣāṭī).

Noun

sari m (invariable)

  1. sari

Anagrams

  • arsi, rais, rasi, risa, risà

Latin

Verb

sarī

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of sariō

References

  • sari in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sari in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Mauritian Creole

Etymology

From Hindi साड़ी (sāṛī).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [saʁi]

Noun

sari

  1. sari
    Synonym: pagn

Middle English

Adjective

sari

  1. Alternative form of sory

Polish

Etymology

From Hindi साड़ी (sāṛī), from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀲𑀸𑀟𑀻 (sāḍī), from Sanskrit शाटी (śāṭī), feminine form of शाट (śāṭa, garment).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsa.ri/

Noun

sari n (indeclinable)

  1. sari

Further reading

  • sari in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • sari in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese

Noun

sari m (plural saris)

  1. sari (traditional dress used in India)

Romanian

Etymology

From French sari.

Noun

sari n (uncountable)

  1. sari

Declension


Spanish

Etymology

From Hindi साड़ी (sāṛī), from Sanskrit षाटी (ṣāṭī).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsaɾi/, [ˈsa.ɾi]
  • Rhymes: -aɾi

Noun

sari m (plural saris)

  1. sari

Further reading

  • “sari” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

Swedish

Etymology

Borrowed from Hindi साड़ी (sāṛī).

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -iː

Noun

sari c

  1. sari

Declension

Anagrams

  • isar, rias

Tagalog

Noun

sarì

  1. species

Noun

sari

  1. sari

Ternate

Etymology 1

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈsa.ɾi]

Noun

sari (Jawi ساري‎)

  1. a shovel, digger, scoop
  2. any piece of wood used to paddle
  3. a paddle

Etymology 2

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈsa.ɾi]

Verb

sari (Jawi ساري‎)

  1. (auxiliary) to desire, wish, want; to intend
  2. (auxiliary) indicates the near-future tense; will soon

Usage notes

This auxiliary generally precedes the main verb. It may take the subject clitics (o, mo, etc.) generally only for emphasis.

References

  • Frederik Sigismund Alexander de Clercq (1890) Bijdragen tot de kennis der Residentie Ternate, E.J. Brill
  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Source: wiktionary.org
  • SARGOS, (Spanish) a fish, the sea-bream.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)