دور

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Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root د و ر(d-w-r).

Verb[edit]

دَوَّرَ (dawwara) II, non-past يُدَوِّرُ‎‎ (yudawwiru)

  1. (transitive) to turn in a circle, to spin, to whirl, to revolve, to rotate
  2. (transitive) to turn into a circle, to make round
Conjugation[edit]
References[edit]
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “دور”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN, pages 344

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

دَوْر (dawrm (plural أَدْوَار(ʾadwār))

  1. verbal noun of دَارَ(dāra) (form I)
  2. role
  3. turn
  4. rotation
  5. circle, cycle
  6. vicissitude
  7. age, period, epoch
  8. roundabout way
  9. fit of fever
  10. floor, story
  11. the world
Declension[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Persian: دور(dowr)
  • Spanish: ador
References[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

دُور (dūrf pl

  1. plural of دَار(dār)

Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

دور (dawrm, pl أدوار(ʾadwār)

  1. floor (storey)

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Iranian *duHráh (far), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *duHrás (far), from Proto-Indo-European *duh₂-ró-s (long, far), from *dweh₂-. Cognate with Central Kurdish دوور(dûr, far, distant), Pashto لرې(lëre, distant), Sanskrit दूर (dūra, distant, remote), Avestan 𐬛𐬏𐬭𐬁𐬝(dūrāt̰, from afar), Ancient Greek δηρός (dērós, long), Latin dūrus, Old Armenian երկար (erkar, long, extended).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Dari دور
Iranian Persian
Tajik дур (dur)

دور (dur)

  1. far
  2. distant

Adverb[edit]

دور (dur)

  1. away
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic دَوْر(dawr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari دور
Iranian Persian
Tajik давр (davr)

دور (dowr) (plural ادوار(advâr))

  1. turn
  2. cycle
  3. circumference
  4. period, era, time, age
  5. revolution
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Root
د و ر

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic دَوَّرَ(dawwara).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /daw.war/, [ˈdaw.war]
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

دوّر (dawwar) (form II, present بدوّر(bidawwer))

  1. to search, to look for
Conjugation[edit]
    Conjugation of دوّر (dawwar)
singular plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
past m دوّرت (dawwart) دوّرت (dawwart) دوّر (dawwar) دوّرنا (dawwarna) دوّرتو (dawwartu) دوّرو (dawwaru)
f دوّرتي (dawwarti) دوّرت (dawwarat)
present m بدوّر (badawwer) بتدوّر (bitdawwer) بدوّر (bidawwer) مندوّر (mindawwer) بتدوّرو (bitdawwru) بدوّرو (bidawwru)
f بتدوّري (bitdawwri) بتدوّر (bitdawwer)
subjunctive m ادوّر (adawwer) تدوّر (tdawwer) يدوّر (ydawwer) ندوّر (ndawwer) تدوّرو (tdawwru) يدوّرو (ydawwru)
f تدوّري (tdawwri) تدوّر (tdawwer)
imperative m دوّر (dawwer) دوّرو (dawwru)
f دوّري (dawwri)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic دَوْر(dawr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

دور (dōrm (plural أدوار(ʔadwār))

  1. queue, line
  2. role, part
  3. time, turn, instance
  4. (education) course

Southeast Pashayi[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit द्वार (dvāra).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

دوّر (dūr)

  1. door

Etymology 2[edit]

From Sanskrit धौरेय (dhaureya, foremost).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

دور (dōr)

  1. (anatomy) face

Further reading[edit]


Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀤𑀽𑀭 (dūra), from Sanskrit दूर (dūrá). Also influenced by Persian دور(dur).

Adjective[edit]

دور (dūr) (Hindi spelling दूर)

  1. distant, remote

Adverb[edit]

دور (dūr) (Hindi spelling दूर)

  1. far, far off

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic دَوْر(dawr).

Noun[edit]

دور (daurm (Hindi spelling दौर)

  1. period, era, age
  2. stage, round, period

References[edit]