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Yes. The word vare is a Scrabble US word. The word vare is worth 7 points in Scrabble:

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Yes. The word vare is a Scrabble UK word and has 7 points:

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4 letters words from 'vare'

AVER 7RAVE 7
VARE 7VERA 7

3 letters words from 'vare'

ARE 3AVE 6
EAR 3ERA 3
RAV 6REV 6
VAE 6VAR 6

2 letters words from 'vare'

AE 2AR 2
EA 2ER 2
RE 2 

All 4 letters words made out of vare

vare avre vrae rvae arve rave vaer aver vear evar aevr eavr vrea rvea vera evra reva erva arev raev aerv earv reav erav

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Definitions and meaning of vare

vare

Etymology 1

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Noun

vare (plural vares)

  1. (Britain, dialect) A weasel.
Derived terms
  • vare widgeon

Etymology 2

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

Noun

vare (plural vares)

  1. A wand or staff of authority or justice.
    • 1681-1682, John Dryden, Absalom and Achitophel
      His hand a vare of justice did uphold.

Anagrams

  • AVRE, Rave, Vera, aver, evar, rave, vera

Czech

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈvarɛ]

Noun

vare

  1. vocative singular of var

Danish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /vaːrə/, [ˈʋɑːɑ]

Etymology 1

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).

Noun

vare c (singular definite varen, plural indefinite varer)

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

References

  • “vare,1” in Den Danske Ordbog
  • “Vare,3” in Ordbog over det danske Sprog

Etymology 2

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.

Noun

vare c

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

References

  • “vare,2” in Den Danske Ordbog
  • “Vare,2” in Ordbog over det danske Sprog

Etymology 3

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).

Verb

vare (past tense varede, past participle varet)

  1. to last, take (to have a certain duration)
Inflection
Derived terms
  • vare ved
  • varig

References

  • “vare,3” in Den Danske Ordbog
  • “vare,5” in Ordbog over det danske Sprog

Etymology 4

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).

Verb

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
  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
Inflection
Derived terms
  • advare
  • forvare
  • varsel

References

  • “vare,4” in Den Danske Ordbog
  • “vare,4” in Ordbog over det danske Sprog

Dutch

Pronunciation

Verb

vare

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of varen

Anagrams

  • rave

Estonian

Noun

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

  1. ruin (construction withered by time)

Declension

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Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈu̯aː.re/, [ˈu̯äːɾɛ]
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈva.re/, [ˈvɑːrɛ]

Adjective

vāre

  1. vocative masculine singular of vārus

Middle English

Noun

vare

  1. Alternative form of fare

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology 1

From Old Norse vara.

Noun

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

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

Etymology 2

From Old Norse vari.

Noun

vare (indeclinable)

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
Derived terms
  • ta vare på

Etymology 3

From Middle Low German waren; also related to være.

Verb

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

  1. to last, take (last)
Derived terms

References

  • “vare” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology 1

From Old Norse vara.

Noun

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 terms

Etymology 2

From Old Norse vara.

Alternative forms

  • vara (a- and split infinitives)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /²ʋɑ(ː).rɑ/ (example of pronunciation)

Verb

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

  1. to watch, keep
  2. to warn

Etymology 3

From Old Norse vari.

Noun

vare m

  1. This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
Derived terms
  • ta vare på

Etymology 4

Adjective

vare

  1. definite singular of var
  2. plural of var

References

  • “vare” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Anagrams

  • arve, Arve, erva, evar, rave, reva, vear, vera, vêra, Vera

Pali

Alternative forms

Adjective

vare

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

Noun

vare

  1. locative singular of vara (wish)

Verb

vare

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

Portuguese

Verb

vare

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of varar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of varar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of varar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of varar

Serbo-Croatian

Verb

vare (Cyrillic spelling варе)

  1. third-person plural present of variti

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈbaɾe/, [ˈba.ɾe]

Verb

vare

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of varar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of varar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of varar.

Swedish

Verb

vare

  1. be, present tense subjunctive of vara.

Derived terms

See also

  • vore

Anagrams

  • Vera, evar

Source: wiktionary.org
  • VARA, (Spanish) a Spanish American linear measure.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)