جوهر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian گوهر (gouhar).

Noun[edit]

جَوْهَر (jawharm (collective, singulative جَوْهَرَة (jawhara), plural جَوَاهِر (jawāhir))

  1. jewel(s)
    جَوْهَر فَرْدjawhar fardatom
  2. precious stone(s)
  3. pearl(s)
  4. gem(s), gemstone(s)
  5. any stone from which one may extract a profit
  6. precious ore
  7. essence (inherent nature), substance, matter, nature
  8. element
  9. soul
  10. marrow
  11. worth, excellence
  12. lines of a Damascene blade
  13. veins of marble
  14. diacritical point

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Persian[edit]

Persian Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic جَوْهَر (jawhar), itself from Persian گوهر (gowhar), from Middle Persian gwhl (gôhr).

Noun[edit]

جوهر (jowhar) (plural جواهر (javâher))

  1. (rare, obsolete or literary) jewel
  2. (rare, obsolete or literary) gem
  3. (rare, obsolete or literary) pearl

Noun[edit]

جوهر (jowhar) (plural جوهرها (jowhar-hâ))

  1. (philosophy) essence, substance
  2. ink
  3. dye
  4. acid

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