تمر

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Arabic[edit]

تَمْر

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *tam(a)r. Cognate with Hebrew תָּמָר‏(tāmār), Aramaic תמרא(tamarā), Classical Syriac ܬܡܰܪܬܳܐ(tɘmartā), whereas Ge'ez ተምር (tämr) is “probably from Arabic” (Leslau).

Noun[edit]

تَمْر (tamrm (collective, singulative تَمْرَة(tamra), plural تُمُور(tumūr))

  1. date (fruit)
    تَمْرُ الْمَدِينَةِ وَتَمْرُ البَرْنِيِّ وَتَمْرُ التَّوْحِيدِ تُمُورٌ جَيِّدَةٌ
    tamru l-madīnati watamru l-barniyyi watamru t-tawḥīdi tumūrun jayyidatun
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)
Declension[edit]
Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Leslau, Wolf (1991), “tamr ተምር”, in Comparative Dictionary of Geʿez (Classical Ethiopic), 2nd edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, →ISBN, page 576
  • Weninger, Stefan, editor (2011) The Semitic Languages - An International Handbook, KG, Berlin/Boston: de Gruyter, →ISBN, page 204

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

تَمُرُّ (tamurru) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular non-past active indicative of مَرَّ(marra)
  2. third-person feminine singular non-past active indicative of مَرَّ(marra)

Verb[edit]

تَمُرَّ (tamurra) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular non-past active subjunctive of مَرَّ(marra)
  2. second-person masculine singular non-past active jussive of مَرَّ(marra)
  3. third-person feminine singular non-past active subjunctive of مَرَّ(marra)
  4. third-person feminine singular non-past active jussive of مَرَّ(marra)

Verb[edit]

تَمُرِّ (tamurri) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular non-past active jussive of مَرَّ(marra)
  2. third-person feminine singular non-past active jussive of مَرَّ(marra)

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Turkic. Compare Azeri dəmir, Crimean Tatar temir, Tatar timer, Turkish demir.

Noun[edit]

تمر (tamor)

  1. iron

Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic تَمْر(tamr).

Noun[edit]

تمر (tamr)

  1. date; dried date
  2. tamarind

Etymology 3[edit]

Cognate with Sanskrit तिमिर (timira, dark, gloomy; darkness).

Noun[edit]

تمر (temer)

  1. darkness