Definitions for afarəˈfɑr
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
from, at, or to a distance; far away (often fol. by off):
He saw the castle afar off.
Idioms for afar:
from afar, from a long way off.
Origin of afar:
1125–75; ME a fer, on ferr. See a -1, far
(old-fashioned) at or from or to a great distance; far
"we traveled afar"; "we could see the ship afar off"; "the Magi came from afar"
A Cushitic language spoken in Ethiopia, Eritrea and Djibouti.
The people speaking this language and residing in these regions.
A region in Ethiopia.
At, to, or from a great distance; far away.
He was seen from afar.
at, to, or from a great distance; far away; -- often used with from preceding, or off following; as, he was seen from afar; I saw him afar off
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Translations for afar
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
from, at or to a distance
The three wise men came from afar.
- van verAfrikaans
- مِن بَعِيد، عَن بُعْدArabic
- distantePortuguese (BR)
- zdaleka, v dálce, dalekoCzech
- langt væk fraDanish
- (από) μακριάGreek
- kaugelt, kaugel, kaugeleEstonian
- از دور؛ با فاصلهFarsi
- दूर से, दूर परHindi
- langt að (kominn)Icelandic
- (iš) toliLithuanian
- no tālienesLatvian
- langt borteNorwegian
- از دور؛ با فاصلهPersian
- له لیری څخهPashto
- de longePortuguese
- вдали; далеко; издалекаRussian
- ďaleko, zďalekaSlovak
- 從遠處Chinese (Trad.)
- здаля; вдалиніUkrainian
- دور ، بعیدUrdu
- ở xaVietnamese
- 从远处，遥远地Chinese (Simp.)
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