صفر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

ص ف ر (ṣ-f-r)

Proper noun[edit]

صَفَرٌ (ṣafarunm

  1. Safar, the second of the twelve months of the Muslim lunar calendar, each beginning with a new moon. Safar (in a specific sense) means "void" in Arabic, supposedly because pagan Arabs looted during this month and left the houses empty.
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Verb[edit]

صَفِرَ (ṣafira) I, non-past يَصْفَرُ‎ (yaṣfaru)

  1. to be empty, to be devoid, to be vacant
Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

صَفَّرَ (ṣaffara) II, non-past يُصَفِّرُ‎ (yuṣaffiru)

  1. to empty, to void, to vacate, to evacuate, to free
Conjugation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

صِفْرٌ (ṣifrunm

  1. (cardinal) zero
    Eastern Arabic numeral: ٠ (0)
Descendants[edit]

Adjective[edit]

صَفْر or صِفْر or صَفِر or صُفُر or صِفْر or صَفِر or صُفُر (ṣafr or ṣifr or ṣafir or ṣufur or ṣifr or ṣafir or ṣufur) (masculine plural أَصْفَار (ʾaṣfār))

  1. empty, void, devoid, free from

Etymology 2[edit]

ص ف ر (ṣ-f-r)

Verb[edit]

صَفَّرَ (ṣaffara) II, non-past يُصَفِّرُ‎ (yuṣaffiru)

  1. to dye yellow, to make yellow, to color yellow
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Noun[edit]

صُفْر (ṣufrm

  1. brass
  2. money

Noun[edit]

صَفَر (ṣafarm

  1. (medicine) jaundice

Adjective[edit]

صُفْر (ṣufr)

  1. plural form of أَصْفَر (ʾaṣfar)

Etymology 3[edit]

ص ف ر (ṣ-f-r)

Verb[edit]

صَفَرَ (ṣafara) I, non-past يَصْفِرُ‎ (yaṣfiru)

  1. to whistle
  2. to hiss
  3. to chirp, to stridulate
  4. to scream (of a siren)
Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

صَفَّرَ (ṣaffara) II, non-past يُصَفِّرُ‎ (yuṣaffiru)

  1. to whistle
  2. to hiss
  3. to chirp, to stridulate
  4. to scream (of a siren)
Conjugation[edit]

Malay[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic صَفَرٌ (ṣafarun).

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

صفر (Rumi spelling Safar)

  1. Safar (the second month of the Islamic calendar)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Malay cardinal numbers
  ٠ ١
    Cardinal : صفر

From Arabic صِفْر (ṣifr).

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

صفر (Rumi spelling sifar)

  1. (cardinal) zero
Synonyms[edit]

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic صِفر.

Numeral[edit]

صفر (sıfır)

  1. (cardinal) zero (0)
    Next number: بر (bir) (1)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic صِفر.

Noun[edit]

صفر (sıfır)

  1. nought
  2. naught
  3. zero

Etymology 3[edit]

From Arabic صَفَرٌ (ṣafarun).

Noun[edit]

صفر (safer)

  1. Safar

Pashto[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic صَفَرٌ (ṣafarun)

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

صفر (safarf

  1. Safar
Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic صِفر.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

صفر (sifërm

  1. nought
  2. naught
  3. zero

Numeral[edit]

صفر (sifër)

  1. (cardinal) zero

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic صَفَرٌ (ṣafarun)

Proper noun[edit]

صفر (safar)

  1. Safar

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic صِفر.

Noun[edit]

صفر (sefr)

  1. nought
  2. naught
  3. zero

Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Persian صفر, from Arabic صَفَرٌ (ṣafarun).

Proper noun[edit]

صفر (safar?

  1. Safar

Etymology 2[edit]

From Persian صفر, from Arabic صِفر.

Noun[edit]

صفر (sifrm

  1. zero
  2. cipher
  3. dot
  4. nought
  5. naught