تنور

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the primitive root نَوَّرَ (nawwara), to light (ن و ر (n-w-r)).

Verb[edit]

تَنَوَّرَ (tanawwara) V, non-past يَتَنَوَّرُ‎ (yatanawwaru)

  1. to be lit, to be illuminated
  2. to receive enlightenment, to be enlightened

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

تَنَوُّر (tanawwurm

  1. verbal noun of تَنَوَّرَ (tanawwara) (form V)
  2. illumination, enlightenment

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

تَنُّور (tannūrm

  1. tandoor
  2. oven, furnace, kiln
  3. cook stove

Declension[edit]


Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian tnwl (tanūr, oven). Compare Manichaean Middle Persian tnwr (tanūr, oven), Sogdian tnʾwr (tanūr, furnace, oven).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

تنور (tannūr)

  1. tandoor
  2. oven
  3. furnace
  4. kiln

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian تنور.

Noun[edit]

تنور (tanūrm (Hindi spelling तनूर)

  1. tandoor
  2. oven
  3. furnace
  4. kiln

Alternative forms[edit]