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English translation of 'phare'

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phare

[faʀ ]
masculine noun
1.  (en mer) lighthouse
On voit le phare depuis le pont du bateau. You can see the lighthouse from the ship’s deck.
2.  [d’aéroport] beacon
3.  [de véhicule] headlightheadlamp (Brit)
Il a laissé les phares de sa voiture allumés. He left his headlights on.
se mettre en phares, mettre ses phares to put on one’s headlights
adjective
produit phare flagship product

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Example Sentences Including 'phare'

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Commune phare de l'ancienne ceinture rouge de Paris, Saint- Ouen est célèbre pour son marché aux puces.
Matthieu, Robert L'enfer fiscal: les victimes témoignent
Démonstration ayant été ainsi faite, au service d'une mesure phare de l'action gouvernementale, il restait à transformer l'essai.
Le Monde (1999)
L'émission intervient à un moment critique pour la réforme phare du gouvernement.
Le Nouvel Observateur (2003)
Pour qu'elle se retranche loin de nous sur son récif tel un phare dans la colère et la tempête.
Grainville, Patrick Les anges et les faucons
Souvenez- vous de Family Life, glaciale fiction sur la schizophrénie, et film phare de l'antipsychiatrie des années soixante dix.
Actuel
Un jet de lumière du phare éclaire les contours du chapeau.
Salacrou, Laurence L'ombre d'un roi

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'phare' in Other Languages

British English: headlamp /ˈhɛdˌlæmp/ NOUN
A vehicle's headlamps are the large powerful lights at the front.
  • American English: headlight
  • Arabic: مِصْبَاحٌ أَمَامِيّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: farol dianteiro carro
  • Chinese: 头灯
  • Croatian: prednja svjetla
  • Czech: přední světlo
  • Danish: forlygte
  • Dutch: koplamp
  • European Spanish: faro vehículo
  • Finnish: etuvalo
  • French: phare voiture
  • German: Scheinwerfer
  • Greek: προβολέας
  • Italian: faro
  • Japanese: ヘッドランプ
  • Korean: 전조등
  • Norwegian: frontlys
  • Polish: przedni reflektor
  • European Portuguese: farol dianteiro carro
  • Romanian: far auto
  • Russian: фара
  • Latin American Spanish: faro luz delantera
  • Swedish: strålkastare
  • Thai: ไฟหน้าของรถยนต์
  • Turkish: ön lamba
  • Ukrainian: передня фара
  • Vietnamese: đèn pha
British English: headlight /ˈhɛdˌlaɪt/ NOUN
A vehicle's headlights are the large bright lights at the front.
He turned on the car's headlights in the tunnel.
  • American English: headlight
  • Arabic: مِصْبَاحٌ أَمَامِيّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: farol dianteiro carro
  • Chinese: 前灯
  • Croatian: prednja svjetla
  • Czech: přední světlo
  • Danish: forlygte
  • Dutch: koplamp
  • European Spanish: faro vehículo
  • Finnish: ajovalo
  • French: phare voiture
  • German: Scheinwerfer
  • Greek: προβολέας
  • Italian: fanale anteriore
  • Japanese: ヘッドライト
  • Korean: 전조등
  • Norwegian: billykt
  • Polish: przedni reflektor
  • European Portuguese: farol dianteiro carro
  • Romanian: far de fază mare
  • Russian: фара
  • Latin American Spanish: faro luz delantera
  • Swedish: helljus
  • Thai: ไฟหน้าของรถยนต์
  • Turkish: ön lamba
  • Ukrainian: фара
  • Vietnamese: đèn pha
British English: lighthouse /ˈlaɪtˌhaʊs/ NOUN
A lighthouse is a tower near or in the sea which contains a powerful flashing lamp to guide ships or to warn them of danger.
  • American English: lighthouse
  • Arabic: مَنَارَةٌ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: farol
  • Chinese: 灯塔
  • Croatian: svjetionik
  • Czech: maják
  • Danish: fyr fyrtårn
  • Dutch: vuurtoren
  • European Spanish: faro torre
  • Finnish: majakka
  • French: phare bâtiment
  • German: Leuchtturm
  • Greek: φάρος
  • Italian: faro
  • Japanese: 灯台
  • Korean: 등대
  • Norwegian: fyrtårn
  • Polish: latarnia
  • European Portuguese: farol
  • Romanian: far
  • Russian: маяк
  • Latin American Spanish: faro señal de navegación
  • Swedish: fyr
  • Thai: ประภาคาร
  • Turkish: deniz feneri
  • Ukrainian: маяк
  • Vietnamese: ngọn hải đăng
British English: seminal ADJECTIVE
Seminal is used to describe things such as books, works, events, and experiences that have a great influence in a particular field.
...author of the seminal book 'Animal Liberation'.

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