There are 4 definitions of -ar in English:

-ar1

Syllabification: -ar

suffix

  • 1(Forming adjectives) of the kind specified; relating to: lunar molecular
  • 2Forming nouns such as scholar.

Origin

from Old French -aire, -ier, or from Latin -aris.

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noun
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There are 4 definitions of -ar in English:

-ar2

Syllabification: -ar

suffix

  • Forming nouns such as pillar.

Origin

from French -er or representing Latin -ar, -are (neuter of -aris).

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-ar3

Syllabification: -ar

suffix

  • Forming nouns such as bursar, vicar.

Origin

from Old French -aire, -ier, or from Latin -arius, -arium.

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-ar4

Syllabification: -ar

suffix

  • alteration of -er1, -or1 (as in beggar, liar).

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