Aras Unabridged


[ey-ruh, air-uh]
noun, genitive Arae [ey-ree, air-ee] . Astronomy.
the Altar, a southern constellation between Triangulum Australe and Scorpius.

< Latin āra altar

amicus usque ad aras

[ah-mee-koos oos-kwe ahd ah-rahs; English uh-mahy-kuhs uhs-kwee ad ey-ras, uh-mee-]
noun Latin.
a friend to the last degree. Unabridged
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Aras (æˈræs)
Ancient name: Araxes, Russian name: Araks a river rising in mountains in E Turkey and flowing east to the Caspian Sea: forms part of the E border of Turkey and the N border of Iran. Length: about 1100 km (660 miles)

Ara (ˈɑːrə)
n , Latin genitive Arae
a constellation in the S hemisphere near Scorpius
[from Latin: altar]

abbreviation for
Associate of the Royal Academy

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  2. Academy of Rehabilitative Audiology

  3. American Rheumatism Association

  4. Ara (constellation)

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