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Are is sometimes a misspelling of air, and, area, at, ere, eye, fire, or or our.

The word are is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

Definition of the noun are

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noun - plural: ares

  1. a unit of surface area equal to 100 square meters
    • examples: You are in my way. | No I'm not; you are! | America is a lovely place to be, if you are here to earn money. | Every person who is alone is alone because they are afraid of others. | I am a flawed person, but these are flaws that can easily be fixed. | I hate it when there are a lot of people. | "To tell you the truth, I am scared of heights." "You are a coward!" | People from Madrid are weird. | I don't care what your names are. Once this job's over, I'm out of here. | We don't see things as they are, but as we are.
    • lexical domain: Quantities - nouns denoting quantities and units of measure
    • synonym of are: ar
    • more generic terms: area unit / square measure = a system of units used to measure areas
    • part of: hectare = a unit of surface area equal to 100 ares

Alternative definition of the noun are


  1. [rare] An accepted (but deprecated and rarely used) SI unit of area equal to 100 square metres, or a former unit of approximately the same extent. Symbol: 'a'


  1. Are a.k.a. The United Arab Emirates, sometimes simply called the Emirates or the UAE, is a country located in the southeast end of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing sea borders with Qatar and Iran. In 2013, the UAE's total population was 9.2 million, of which 1.4 million are Emirati citizens and 7.8 million are expatriates from around the world.
  2. Are a.k.a. Åre is a locality and one of the leading Scandinavian ski resorts situated in Åre Municipality, Jämtland County, Sweden with 1,417 inhabitants in 2010. It is however, not the seat of the municipality, which is Järpen. 25% of the municipal industry is based on tourism, most notably the downhill skiing and biking resorts in Åre and Storlien. The growth in tourism has resulted in the development of hotels, recreational and shopping opportunities in the area.
  3. Are a.k.a. Antonio (Nery) Juarbe Pol Airport: Antonio Juarbe Pol Airport is a public use airport located three nautical miles of the central business district of Arecibo, Puerto Rico. It is owned by the Puerto Rico Ports Authority. This airport is included in the National Plan of Integrated Airport Systems for 2011–2015, which categorized it as a general aviation airport.

There are other places with in their name, like Are..., Are Parish, are'eta subregion, We Are Our Mountains.


  1. Are is a fictional character from 2010 action film Valhalla Rising.
  2. Are is a fictional character from the 2005 film Brownies.

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  1. "aRe" is a musical album of Wim Mertens.
    • released in (14 years ago)
  2. "Are" a.k.a. "Åre" is a musical album of Bukkene Bruse.
    • released in (20 years ago)
  3. "Are" is a musical album of Toucan Uke.
    • released on
  4. "Are" is a composition.
  5. "Are" a.k.a. "Yes" is a 2010 single by Sirvan Khosravi.
    • read more about Yes


  1. Are a.k.a. Xetá Language: Xetá is an extinct tupi-guarani language of Brazil.
    • also known as Seta, Cheta, Sheta, Aré, Xeta language
  2. Are is an human language.
    • also known as Ade Bhasha, Arrey, Arya, Kalika Arya Bhasha, Aray
  3. Are a.k.a. Arrarnta, Western Language is an human language.
    • also known as Arunta, Aranda

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Google previewOscillatory Flow Effects on Rat Aortic Smooth Muscle Cells (1997)

by Joachim Rapp

All values are means from 50 cells for each experiment. ...~~~~ XV Relative area, shape-index (shape) and angle of orientation of the 4 hours experiments. All values are means from 50 cells for each experiment, C = Control, F = Flow, ...

Google previewAnnual Report of the Department of Education to the General Assembly of the State of Georgia (1920)

by Georgia. Dept. of Education

Are is the predicate verb modified by the predicate noun beams and beams is modified by the prepositional phrase of morning light. The is a'

Google previewSurgical Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease and Other Movement Disorders (2002)

by Daniel Tarsy, Jerrold L. Vitek, Andres M. Lozano

Table 1 Demographics of Patients Undergoing Bilateral Pallidotomy 3 mo (values are means 12 mo (values are means with minimum and Follow-up group with 95 % CI) maximum range)* Total included in analysis 53 17 Simultaneous/staged ...

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Lupines are lovely

Pollen-laden bumblebee
Lavender lupine blossoms
Lake Merritt, Oakland, California

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Quotes about Are

We are suffering from too much sarcasm. (Marianne Moore)
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Scrabble value of A1R1E1

The value of this 3-letter word is 3 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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