بحر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *baḥr- (sea).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

بَحِرَ (báħira) (perfect, Verb form I)

  1. to be startled, to be bewildered with fright

بَحَّرَ (báħħara) (perfect, Verb form II)

  1. to travel by sea, to make a voyage

Noun[edit]

بَحْر (baħrm, plurals بِحَار (biħār)‎, بحور (buħūr)‎, أبحار (ʾabħār)‎ or أبحر (ʾabħur)‎

  1. sea
  2. large river
  3. a noble or great man (possessed of a sea of knowledge, experience and wisdom)
  4. (poetry) poetic meter

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بحر (baħr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari بحر
Iranian Persian بحر
Tajik баҳр (bahr)

بحر (bahr)

  1. sea

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian بحر (bahr), from Arabic بحر (baħr).

Noun[edit]

بحر (behrm

  1. sea

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