أصفر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Color/defect adjective from the root ص ف ر (ṣ-f-r).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

أَصْفَر (ʾaṣfar) (feminine صَفْرَاء (ṣafrāʾ), common plural صُفْر (ṣufr))

  1. yellow (having yellow as its color)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

أَصْفَرَ (ʾaṣfara) IV, non-past يُصْفِرُ‎ (yuṣfiru)

  1. to empty, to void, to vacate, to evacuate, to free
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Etymology 3[edit]

Elative of صَفْر (ṣafr, empty, void) and صِفْر (ṣifr, (same)) and صُفْر (ṣufr, (same)) and صَفِر (ṣafir, (same)) and صُفُر (ṣufur, (same)), from the root ص ف ر (ṣ-f-r).

Adjective[edit]

أَصْفَر (ʾaṣfar)

  1. elative form of صَفْر (ṣafr), elative form of صِفْر (ṣifr), elative form of صُفْر (ṣufr), elative form of صَفِر (ṣafir), elative form of صُفُر (ṣufur):
    1. emptier, more void; emptiest, most void
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