شكر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the primitive root ش ك ر (š-k-r), to thank, to be grateful. Compare Hebrew שכר.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شُكْر (šukrm

  1. thankfulness, gratitude

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Descendants[edit]

Verb[edit]

شَكَرَ (šakara) I, imperfect يَشْكُرُ‎ (yaškuru)

  1. to thank, to be thankful, to be grateful
  2. to praise, to laud, to extol

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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Persian شکر (šakar), from Middle Persian 𐭱𐭪𐭥 (šakar), from Sanskrit शर्करा (śárkarā, ground or candied sugar, originally meaning grit, gravel).

Noun[edit]

شكر (şeker)

  1. sugar

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic شكر (šukr).

Noun[edit]

شكر (şükür)

  1. gratitude, thankfulness