زور

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See also: ژور‎, ژوژ‎, روژ‎, رور‎, زوز, and روز

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ز و ر(z-w-r).

Verb[edit]

زَوِرَ (zawira) I, non-past يَزْوَرُ‎‎ (yazwaru)

  1. to incline
Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

زَوَّرَ (zawwara) II, non-past يُزَوِّرُ‎‎ (yuzawwiru)

  1. to acknowledge as a visitor, to treat as a visitor

Noun[edit]

زَوْر (zawrm (plural أَزْوَار(ʾazwār))

  1. verbal noun of زَارَ(zāra) (form I)
  2. thorax, chest
Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

زَوَر (zawarm

  1. verbal noun of زَوِرَ (zawira) (form I)
  2. inclination
  3. crookedness, wryness, distortion
  4. distorted chest, asymmetrical thorax
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Middle Persian 𐭦𐭥𐭫(zwl /zūr/), and denominal verb.

Noun[edit]

زُور (zūrm

  1. lie, untruth, false testimony, perjury
Declension[edit]

Verb[edit]

زَوَّرَ (zawwara) II, non-past يُزَوِّرُ‎‎ (yuzawwiru)

  1. to call a lie, to impinge
  2. to forge, to counterfeit

Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from Middle Persian zwl (zōr).

Noun[edit]

زُور (zūrm

  1. strength, force
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Freytag, Georg (1833), “زور”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in la), volume 2, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 265
  • Lane, Edward William (1863), “زور”, in Arabic-English Lexicon, London: Williams & Norgate, pages 1268–1269
  • Wehr, Hans; Kropfitsch, Lorenz (2011), “زور”, in Arabisches Wörterbuch für die Schriftsprache der Gegenwart (in de), 5th edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, →ISBN, page 535

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian زور(zor).

Adjective[edit]

زور (zor)

  1. hard
  2. difficult

Noun[edit]

زور (zor)

  1. force
  2. strength
  3. power, energy
  4. might
  5. violence
  6. compulsion, constraint
  7. difficulty
  8. necessity

Derived terms[edit]


Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian zwhl (zōhr), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰéw-tlo-, from *ǵʰew- (to pour). Compare English god, God. See also Persian ژون(žun, idol).

Noun[edit]

زور (zowr)

  1. libation

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Persian zwl (zōr). Compare Old Armenian զաւր (zawr), an Iranian borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian زور
Iranian Persian زور
Tajiki Persian зӯр (zür)

زور (zur)

  1. force
  2. strength
  3. power
  4. might
  5. violence
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Middle Persian [script needed] (zʿwr /zūr/). Compare also Old Armenian զուր (zur), from Parthian.

Noun[edit]

زور (zur)

  1. (obsolete) lie, falsehood

Descendants[edit]


Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian زور(zor).

Adverb[edit]

زور (zor)

  1. powerfully
  2. forcibly
  3. violently

Noun[edit]

زور (zorm (Hindi spelling ज़ोर)

  1. force
  2. strength
  3. power
  4. might
  5. exertion
  6. stress
  7. violence
  8. capacity
  9. ability