ظهر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ظ ه ر (ẓ-h-r). Cognate to Hebrew צהריים \ צָהֳרַיִם (tsohoráyim) and צוהר \ צֹהַר (tsóhar), and Aramaic טהרא (ṭahrā).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ظَهَرَ (ẓáhara) (perfect, Verb form I)

  1. to be visible, to become visible, to be manifest, to become manifest
  2. to be perceptible, to become perceptible, to be obvious, to become obvious
  3. to be clear, to become clear, to be evident, to become evident
  4. to come to light, to appear, to emerge
  5. to seem
  6. to come out, to be published
  7. to arise, to result
  8. to climb, to mount, to ascend

ظَهَّرَ (ẓáhhara) (perfect, Verb form II)

  1. to endorse

Noun[edit]

ظَهْر (ẓahrm, plurals ظهور (ẓuhūr)‎, أظهر (ʾáẓhur)‎ or ظهورات (ẓuhurāt)‎

  1. back, rear, reverse
  2. deck, surface, top
  3. (anatomy) back
  4. cast iron

ظُهْر (ẓuhrm, plural أظْهَار (ʾaẓhār)‎

  1. noon, midday
  2. (Islam) midday prayer
  3. afternoon, p.m.

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic ظهر (ẓahr).

Noun[edit]

ظهر (zahr)

  1. (anatomy) back (anatomy)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic ظهر (ẓuhr).

Noun[edit]

ظهر (zohr)

  1. noon
  2. midday