جير

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See also: چیز‎, خير‎, خیز‎, خیر‎, جيز, and خ ي ر

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Aramaic גִיר‎ /‎ ܓܝܪ(gīr), from Akkadian 𒌋𒀜 (kīru), from Sumerian 𒌋𒀜 (gir, lime kiln).

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Noun[edit]

جِير (jīrm

  1. chalk, lime
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Etymology 2[edit]

Denominal verb of جِير(jīr, chalk, lime).

Verb[edit]

جَيَّرَ (jayyara) II, non-past يُجَيِّرُ‎‎ (yujayyiru)

  1. to plaster with chalk or lime
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Etymology 3[edit]

Denominal verb of جِيرُو(jīrō, endorsement) for Italian girare.

Verb[edit]

جَيَّرَ (jayyara) II, non-past يُجَيِّرُ‎‎ (yujayyiru)

  1. (finance) to endorse, to make an assignment
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

جِيرَ (jīra) (form I)

  1. third-person masculine singular past passive of جَارَ(jāra)

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