ذكر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ذ ك ر(ḏ-k-r). Cognate with Hebrew זָכַר(zachár, to remember) and Ugaritic 𐎏𐎋𐎗 (ḏkr, to remember).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ذَكَرَ (ḏakara) I, non-past يَذْكُرُ‎‎ (yaḏkuru)

  1. to remember, to recall
  2. to bear in mind
  3. to think
  4. to speak, to talk
  5. to name, to mention, to cite, to quote
  6. to state, to designate, to indicate
  7. to refer
  8. to report, to tell, to relate
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Etymology 2[edit]

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ذَكَّرَ (ḏakkara) II, non-past يُذَكِّرُ‎‎ (yuḏakkiru), verbal noun تَذْكِير(taḏkīr) or تَذْكِرَة(taḏkira)

  1. to remind, to point out
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ذَكَّرَ (ḏakkara) II, non-past يُذَكِّرُ‎‎ (yuḏakkiru), verbal noun تَذْكِير(taḏkīr)

  1. (grammar) to make masculine
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Etymology 3[edit]

Cognate with Hebrew זֵכֶר(zécher, remembrance).

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Noun[edit]

ذِكْر (ḏikrm (plural أَذْكَار(ʾaḏkār))

  1. verbal noun of ذَكَرَ (ḏakara) (form I)
  2. recollection, remembrance
  3. reputation, renown
  4. mentioning, quoting, quote, citing, citation
  5. stating, indicating, naming
  6. report, account, narration
  7. (Islam) dhikr, zikr
Descendants[edit]
  • Bengali: জিকির (jikir)
  • Kazakh: зікір (zikir)
  • Malay: dikir/zikir
  • Russian: зикр (zikr)
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Etymology 4[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ðikar- (man; male; phallus) (ذ ك ر(ḏ-k-r)). Cognate with Hebrew זָכָר(zachár, male).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ða.kar/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

ذَكَر (ḏakarm (plural ذُكُور(ḏukūr) or ذُكْرَان(ḏukrān) or ذُكُورَة(ḏukūra) or ذِكَار(ḏikār) or ذِكَارَة(ḏikāra) or ذِكَرَة(ḏikara))

  1. male
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Noun[edit]

ذَكَر (ḏakarm (plural ذُكُور(ḏukūr))

  1. penis
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References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “ذكر”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN