بحر

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See also: تخر, بجز, تجز, and تجر

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *baḥr-(sea).

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Noun[edit]

بَحْر ‎(baḥrm ‎(plural بِحَار(biḥār) or بُحُور(buḥūr) or أَبْحَار(ʾabḥār) or أَبْحُر(ʾabḥur))

  1. verbal noun of بَحَرَ(baḥara) (form I)
  2. sea
  3. large river
  4. a noble or great man (possessed of a sea of knowledge, experience and wisdom)
  5. (poetry) poetic meter
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Etymology 2[edit]

Denominal verb from بَحْر(baḥr, sea).

Verb[edit]

بَحَّرَ ‎(baḥḥara) II, non-past يُبَحِّرُ‎ (yubaḥḥiru)

  1. to travel by sea, to make a voyage
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

بَحِرَ ‎(baḥira) I, non-past يَبْحَرُ‎ (yabḥaru)

  1. to be startled, to be bewildered with fright
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Etymology 4[edit]

Verb[edit]

بَحَرَ ‎(baḥara) I, non-past يَبْحَرُ‎ (yabḥaru)

  1. to slit, to cut lengthwise
  2. to split
  3. to enlarge, to make wide
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Etymology 5[edit]

Noun[edit]

بَحَر ‎(baḥarm

  1. verbal noun of بَحِرَ(baḥira) (form I)
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Hijazi Arabic[edit]

بَحَر

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بَحْر(baḥr).

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Noun[edit]

بَحَر ‎(baḥarm (plural بُحور ‎(buḥūr) or بِحار ‎(biḥār))

  1. sea
  2. beach

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic بَحْر(baḥr).

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 بَحْر(baḥr).

Noun[edit]

بحر ‎(behrm

  1. sea

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