بحيرة

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of بَحْر(baḥr, sea).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

بُحَيْرَة (buḥayraf (plural بُحَيْرَات(buḥayrāt))

  1. lake
  2. (Tunisia) vegetable garden, truck garden

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Descendants[edit]

  • Urdu: بحیرہ(bahīrā)

Noun[edit]

بَحِيرَة (baḥīram (plural بَحَائِرُ(baḥāʾiru))

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    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 5:103:
      مَا جَعَلَ اللَّٰهُ مِن بَحِيرَةٍ وَلَا سَائِبَةٍ وَلَا وَصِيلَةٍ وَلَا حَامٍ
      mā jaʿala llāhu min baḥīratin walā sāʾibatin walā waṣīlatin walā ḥāmin
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Root
ب ح ر

Etymology[edit]

Semi-learned borrowing from Arabic بُحَيْرَة(buḥayra).

Noun[edit]

بحيرة (buḥēraf (plural بحيرات(buḥērāt))

  1. lake

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