آخر

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See also: أخر‎, أحر‎, اجز‎, آجر‎, اجر‎, أجز, and أجر

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective and noun of the active participle form فَاعِل (fāʿil), from the root ء خ ر(ʾ-ḵ-r).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔaː.xir/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

آخِر (ʾāḵir) (feminine آخِرَة(ʾāḵira), common plural أَوَاخِر(ʾawāḵir), masculine plural آخِرُون(ʾāḵirūn), feminine plural آخِرَات(ʾāḵirāt))

  1. last, ultimate, utmost, extreme
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See also[edit]

Noun[edit]

آخِر (ʾāḵirm (plural أَوَاخِر(ʾawāḵir))

  1. end, conclusion
  2. bottom, foot
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Elative adjective of the form أَفْعَل (ʾafʿal), from the root ء خ ر(ʾ-ḵ-r). The sequence *ʾaʾ in *أَأْخَر (*ʾaʾḵar) and *أَأْخَرُون (*ʾaʾḵarūn) changed to ʾā by compensatory lengthening.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

آخَر (ʾāḵar) (feminine أُخْرَى(ʾuḵrā), masculine plural آخَرُون(ʾāḵarūn), feminine plural أُخَر(ʾuḵar) or أُخْرَيَات(ʾuḵrayāt))

  1. another, one more, other
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Armenian: ախր (axr)
  • Maltese: ieħor
  • Moroccan Arabic: آخر(ʔāḵur)
  • Afar: aakír, aakér
  • Azerbaijani: axır
  • Bengali: আখের (akher)
  • Malay: akhir
  • Ottoman Turkish: آخر
  • Persian: آخر
  • Urdu: آخِر

Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Root
و خ ر

From Arabic آخَر(ʾāḵar).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

آخر (ʔāḵur) (feminine أخرى(ʔuḵra), masculine plural آخرين(ʔāḵrīn) or أخرين(ʔuḵrīn), feminine plural أخرات(ʔuḵrāt))

  1. another, one more, other

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic آخَر(ʾāḵar).

Adjective[edit]

آخر (âher)

  1. another
  2. other

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Anatolian Turkish [script needed] (āχır), from Arabic آخِر(ʾāḵir).

Adjective[edit]

آخر (âhir)

  1. last

Adverb[edit]

آخر (âhir)

  1. at last
  2. finally

Noun[edit]

آخر (âhir)

  1. end, conclusion
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic آخِر(ʾāḵir).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Dari آخر
Iranian Persian
Tajik охир (oxir)

آخر (âxar)

  1. last

Inflection[edit]

Predicative forms of آخر (âxar)
singular plural
1st person
(“I am, we are”)
آخرم
(âxaram)
آخریم
(âxarim)
2nd person
(“you are”)
آخری
(âxari)
آخرید
(âxarid)
آخرین
(âxarin)
3rd person
(“he/she/it is, they are”)
آخر است
(âxar ast)
آخره
(âxare)
آخرند
(âxarand)
آخرن
(âxaran)
Colloquial.

Adverb[edit]

آخر (âxar)

  1. at last
  2. finally

Noun[edit]

آخر (âxar)

  1. end
    • 1967, Samad Behrangi, ماهی سیاه کوچولو [The Little Black Fish]:
      می‌خواهم بروم ببينم آخرِ جویبار کجاست.‎‎
      Mí-xâham bé-ravam bé-binam âxar-e juybâr kojâ-st.
      I want to go and see where the end of the stream is.

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South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Root
ء خ ر

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic آخِر(ʾāḵir).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔaː.xir/, [ʔæː.xɪr], [ʔaː.xɪr]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

آخر (ʔāḵerm

  1. end
    Synonym: نهاية(nihāye)
    Antonyms: أوّل(ʔawwal), بداية(bidāye)
    آخر الأسبوع‎‎ ― ʔāḵer il-ʔusbūʕthe weekend (literally, “the end of the week”)

Adjective[edit]

آخر (ʔāḵer)

  1. last, final
    Antonym: أوّل(ʔawwal)
    هاي آخر مرّة بستنّاك.‎‎
    hāy ʔāḵer marra bastannāk
    This is the last time I'm waiting for you.
  2. last, most recent
    Synonym: أخير(ʔaḵīr)
    مش عارفة إيمتى آخر مرّة سمعت هالجملة.‎‎
    miš ʕārfe ʔēmta ʔāḵer marra smeʕt hal-jumle
    I don't know when the last time I heard that sentence was.

Usage notes[edit]

  • آخر(ʔāḵer) is used like an elative, preceding the noun it modifies without taking the definite article.

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic آخِر(ʾāḵir).

Adverb[edit]

آخر (āxir) (Hindi spelling आख़िर)

  1. after all
  2. at last

Noun[edit]

آخر (āxirm (Hindi spelling आख़िर)

  1. end