جار

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ج و ر ‎(j-w-r).

Verb[edit]

جَارَ ‎(jāra) I, non-past يَجُورُ‎ (yajūru)

  1. to deviate, to stray
  2. to commit an outrage, to wrong, to persecute, to oppress, to tyrannize
  3. to encroach, to make inroads
Conjugation[edit]
References[edit]
  • Wehr, Hans (1976), “جار”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 3rd edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-001-8

Etymology 2[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

جَارَرَ or جَارَّ ‎(jārra or jārara) III, non-past يُجَارُّ or يُجَارِرُ‎ (yujārru or yujāriru)

  1. to be in the neighborhood of, to live nextdoor to
  2. to adjoin
  3. to be in the vicinity, to be close to
  4. to border
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

جَار ‎(jārm ‎(plural جِيرَان ‎(jīrān))

  1. neighbor
  2. refugee
  3. protégé, charge
Declension[edit]

Central Kurdish[edit]

Noun[edit]

جار ‎(car)

  1. time (instance or occurrence)
  2. instance