فارس

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Arabic[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From فرس (fárasa, to kill a prey)

Noun[edit]

فَارِسٌ (fārism, plurals فُرْسَان‎ (fursān) or فَوَارِس‎ (fawāris)

  1. horseman, rider
  2. knight, cavalier (warrior, especially of the Middle Ages)
  3. chevalier
  4. hero
  5. (in the plural) cavalry

Etymology 2[edit]

From الفرس (al-fúrs, the Persians)

Proper noun[edit]

فَارِسٌ (fārism

  1. Persia
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Persian[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

فارس

  1. A province of Iran, Fars