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Yes. The word tara is a Scrabble US word. The word tara is worth 4 points in Scrabble:

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Yes. The word tara is a Scrabble UK word and has 4 points:

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4 letters words from 'tara'

RATA 4TARA 4

3 letters words from 'tara'

ART 3RAT 3
TAR 3 

2 letters words from 'tara'

AA 2AR 2
AT 2TA 2

All 4 letters words made out of tara

tara atra traa rtaa arta rata taar atar taar atar aatr aatr traa rtaa tara atra rata arta arat raat aart aart raat arat

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

Definitions and meaning of tara

tara

Alternative forms

  • ta-ra
  • turrah

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /tæˈɹɑː/, /təˈɹɑː/ (note: Stress on 2nd syllable, unlike the proper name Tara)

Interjection

tara

  1. (Northern England or informal) goodbye; equivalent to the more geographically widespread ta ta
    • 2004: Metro in This is London (website of London Evening Standard), Jolie says ta-ra to Lara - Pssst...Actress Angelina Jolie's days as Tomb Raider action hero Lara Croft are over.

Synonyms

  • bye, ta ta

See also

  • ta ta

Anagrams

  • A.A.R.T., ATRA, Arta, atar, rata

'Are'are

Noun

tara

  1. road

References

  • Kateřina Naitoro, A Sketch Grammar of 'Are'are: The Sound System and Morpho-Syntax (2013)

Balinese

Romanization

tara

  1. Romanization of ᬢᬭ
  2. Romanization of ᬢᬭᬵ

Bikol Central

Phrase

tara (tará) (Bikol Naga)

  1. what's up
    Synonym: nom

Related terms

  • pataratara

Catalan

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central) IPA(key): /ˈta.ɾə/
  • (Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈta.ɾa/

Noun

tara f (plural tares)

  1. defect, imperfection
  2. tare (empty weight of a container)

Dalmatian

Alternative forms

  • tiara

Etymology

From Latin terra. Compare Italian and Portuguese terra, Romansch terra, tiara, teara, Romanian țară, Spanish tierra, French terre.

Noun

tara f

  1. earth, ground

Fijian

Verb

tara

  1. (transitive) to touch, to take hold of

tara (tara-va)

  1. (intransitive) to follow, to succeed, to come after

French

Pronunciation

Verb

tara

  1. third-person singular past historic of tarer

Anagrams

  • rata, râta

Hausa

Etymology 1

Considered by Blench to be likely derived from a Plateau Benue-Congo language; compare Horom taras, Che ataras, Fyam téres.

Numeral

tar̃à f

  1. nine

Etymology 2

Verb

tārā̀ (grade 1)

  1. collect, gather
  2. add up

Etymology 3

Verb

tàrā (grade 2)

  1. go to meet or welcome someone
  2. buy up something to resell later

Etymology 4

Noun

tā̀rā f (possessed form tā̀rar̃)

  1. fine (of money)

Etymology 5

Noun

tā̀rā f (possessed form tā̀rar̃)

  1. being mindful, caring about something

Indonesian

Etymology 1

Unknown. Possibly from Sanskrit तर (tara, surpassing, excelling). Compare to Indonesian tera (stamp, seal).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈtara]
  • Hyphenation: ta‧ra

Noun

tara

  1. comparable, equal, equivalent.
    Synonyms: banding, imbang, sama
  2. nailed wooden tools for making lines on wood.
  3. picture, picture.
    Synonyms: angan, imaji, gambar

Affixations

Etymology 2

From Dutch tarra, from Italian tara, from Medieval Latin tara, from Arabic طَرْح(ṭarḥ, rubbish, refuse), from طَرَحَ(ṭaraḥa, reject, deduct).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈtara]
  • Hyphenation: ta‧ra

Noun

tara

  1. tare, the empty weight of a container; the tare weight or unladen weight.

Further reading

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

Italian

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈta.ra/

Etymology 1

From Medieval Latin tara, from Arabic طَرْح(ṭarḥ, rubbish, refuse), from طَرَحَ(ṭaraḥa, reject, deduct).

Noun

tara f (plural tare)

  1. tare
  2. defect, vice, flaw
  3. (archaic) deficiency
Derived terms
  • tarare
Descendants
  • French: tare

Etymology 2

Verb

tara

  1. inflection of tarare:
    1. third-person singular present
    2. second-person singular imperative

Anagrams

  • atra, rata

Further reading

  • tara in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Japanese

Romanization

tara

  1. Rōmaji transcription of たら

Laboya

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [taːra]

Noun

tara

  1. thorn

References

  • Allahverdi Verdizade (2019) , “tara”, in Lamboya word list, Leiden: LexiRumah

Livonian

Alternative forms

  • (Courland) tarā

Etymology

From Proto-Finnic *tarha, related to Finnish tarha.

Noun

tara

  1. fence
  2. garden

Miskito

Adjective

tara

  1. big, large

Antonyms

  • sirpi

Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈta.ra/

Etymology 1

From trzeć.

Noun

tara f

  1. washboard (board used to hand wash laundry)
    Synonym: tarka
Declension

Etymology 2

From Italian tara, from Arabic طَرْحَة‎(ṭarḥa).

Noun

tara f

  1. tare (the empty weight of a container)
Declension

Further reading

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

Portuguese

Etymology

From Arabic طَرْحَة(ṭarḥa, that which is thrown away). Compare Italian tara and French tare, taré (crazy).

Noun

tara f (plural taras)

  1. tare (the empty weight of a container)
  2. (colloquial) obsession, mania
  3. (colloquial) flaw, defect
  4. (slang) sexual fetish or desire

Synonyms

  • (obsession): mania, obsessão
  • (flaw): defeito
  • (sexual fetish): perversão, fetiche

Rohingya

Etymology

From Bengali তারা (tara).

Noun

tara

  1. star

Serbo-Croatian

Noun

tȁra f (Cyrillic spelling та̏ра)

  1. tare

Declension


Spanish

Etymology

From Medieval Latin tara, from Andalusian Arabic طَرْحَة(that which is thrown away), a derivative of Arabic طَرَحَ(ṭaraḥa, to throw (away)).

Noun

tara f (plural taras)

  1. tare (empty weight of a container)
  2. defect, flaw, vice
  3. deficiency

Related terms

  • tarado
  • tarar
  • destarar

Tagalog

Etymology

From tayo na.

Verb

tara

  1. (colloquial) Let's go.
    Tara, alisan na.
    Let's go, it's time to leave.

Tahitian

Noun

tara

  1. horn

Turkish

Noun

tara (definite accusative {{{1}}}, plural {{{2}}})

  1. grain

Verb

tara

  1. imperative of taramak

Source: wiktionary.org
  • (Spanish) a Mexican restaurant serving mainly tacos.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)