فقير

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From root ف ق ر (f-q-r) (being poor), فقر (fáqura, to be poor)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

فقير (faqīr), masculine plural فقراء (fuqarāʾ)‎

  1. poor, poverty-stricken

Noun[edit]

فقير (faqīr?, plural فقراء (fuqarāʾ)‎

  1. poor man, pauper
  2. mendicant dervish, Sufi mendicant