بحر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *baḥr- (sea).

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Noun[edit]

بَحْر (baḥrm (plural بِحَار (biḥār) or بُحُور (buḥūr) or أَبْحَار (ʾabḥār) or أَبْحُر (ʾabḥur))

  1. sea
  2. large river
  3. a noble or great man (possessed of a sea of knowledge, experience and wisdom)
  4. (poetry) poetic meter

Verb[edit]

بَحَّرَ (baḥḥara) II, non-past يُبَحِّرُ‎ (yubaḥḥiru)

  1. to travel by sea, to make a voyage
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Etymology 2[edit]

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بَحِرَ (baḥira) I, non-past يَبْحَرُ‎ (yabḥaru)

  1. to be startled, to be bewildered with fright
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Etymology 3[edit]

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بَحَرَ (baḥara) I, non-past يَبْحَرُ‎ (yabḥaru)

  1. to slit, to cut lengthwise
  2. to split
  3. to enlarge, to make wide
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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بَحْر (baḥr).

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Noun[edit]

Dari بحر
Iranian Persian بحر
Tajik баҳр (bahr)

بحر (bahr)

  1. sea

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian بحر (bahr), from Arabic بَحْر (baḥr).

Noun[edit]

بحر (behrm

  1. sea

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