جسر

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See also: حشرand خسر

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Akkadian 𒄀𒅆𒅕𒊑 (/gišru/), Classical Syriac ܓܫܪܐ(gešrāʾ), Hebrew גֶּשֶׁר(géšer).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

جِسْر (jisrm (plural أَجْسُر(ʾajsur) or جُسُور(jusūr))

  1. bridge
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

جَسَرَ (jasara) I, non-past يَجْسُرُ‎‎ (yajsuru)

  1. to dare, venture boldly (عَلَى(ʿalā) against)
  2. to be foolhardy
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Etymology 3[edit]

Denominal verb derived from جِسْر(jisr, bridge).

Verb[edit]

جَسَرَ (jasara) I, non-past يَجْسُرُ‎‎ (yajsuru)

  1. to arch, vault, cross over (a bridge or as if by a bridge)
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Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

جَسْر (jasrm

  1. verbal noun of جَسَرَ (jasara) (form I)
Declension[edit]

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

جِسِر

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic جِسْر(jisr).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒisir/, [d͡ʒɪse̞ɾ]

Noun[edit]

جِسِر (jisirm (plural جُسُور‎ ‎(jusūr))

  1. bridge

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