خور

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See also: جور, چور, خوز, and جوز

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root خ و ر (ḵ-w-r).

Verb[edit]

خَوِرَ (ḵawira) I, non-past يَخْوَرُ‎ (yaḵwaru)

  1. to get weakened, to get weaker, to make/become weak/weaker
  2. to gradually disappear
  3. to become less strong/active/violent
  4. to cease functioning
  5. to break down
  6. to be feeble, to be weak and fragile
  7. to grow tired, to lose vigour
  8. to be extinguished
  9. to be/become limp
  10. to grow feeble, to lack vitality, to live under enfeebling conditions
  11. to be/become weak/thin, to dwindle
  12. to languish
  13. to lose lustr
  14. to become slack, relaxed, not tense or tight
  15. to be slender/ropy/trivial
  16. to relent, to give way, to succumb to temptation

Conjugation[edit]


Pashto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Persian خواهر (xâhar), Kurdish xwişk, xweh, خوشک (xoshk), Baluchi گوہار (gohár), Ossetian хо (xo), Avestan 𐬓𐬀𐬢𐬵𐬀𐬭 (xᵛaŋhar)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *swasar- (compare Sanskrit स्वसृ (svásṛ)), from Proto-Indo-European *swésōr (compare Armenian քույր (kʿuyr), Russian сестра́ (sestrá), Welsh chwaer, French sœur, English sister).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

خور (xorf

  1. sister

Declension[edit]


Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian [Term?] (compare Kurdish xor, xur, Ossetian хур (xur), Avestan 𐬵𐬎𐬎𐬀𐬭𐬆 (hvarə)), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *súHr̥ (compare Sanskrit स्वर् (svàr), सूर्य (sū́rya)), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *sóh₂wl̥.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari خور
Iranian Persian خور
Tajik хōr

خور (xor, xwar)

  1. sun

Related terms[edit]