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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dark-skinned, dusky, swart, swarthyadjective

    naturally having skin of a dark color

    "a dark-skinned beauty"; "gold earrings gleamed against her dusky cheeks"; "a smile on his swarthy face"; "`swart' is archaic"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Swartnoun

    sward

    Etymology: [OE. swart, AS. sweart black; akin to OFries, OS. & LG. swart, D. zwart, G. schwartz, OHG. swarz, Icel. svarir, Sw. svart, Dan. sort, Goth. swarts; cf. L. sordes dirt, sordere to be dirty. Cf. Sordid, Surd.]

  2. Swartadjective

    of a dark hue; moderately black; swarthy; tawny

    Etymology: [OE. swart, AS. sweart black; akin to OFries, OS. & LG. swart, D. zwart, G. schwartz, OHG. swarz, Icel. svarir, Sw. svart, Dan. sort, Goth. swarts; cf. L. sordes dirt, sordere to be dirty. Cf. Sordid, Surd.]

  3. Swartadjective

    gloomy; malignant

    Etymology: [OE. swart, AS. sweart black; akin to OFries, OS. & LG. swart, D. zwart, G. schwartz, OHG. swarz, Icel. svarir, Sw. svart, Dan. sort, Goth. swarts; cf. L. sordes dirt, sordere to be dirty. Cf. Sordid, Surd.]

  4. Swartverb

    to make swart or tawny; as, to swart a living part

    Etymology: [OE. swart, AS. sweart black; akin to OFries, OS. & LG. swart, D. zwart, G. schwartz, OHG. swarz, Icel. svarir, Sw. svart, Dan. sort, Goth. swarts; cf. L. sordes dirt, sordere to be dirty. Cf. Sordid, Surd.]

Editors Contribution

  1. swart

    to hit

    to hit something with a side movement.

    Submitted by anonymous on May 20, 2019  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of swart in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of swart in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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