سخر

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: سحر‎, شجر, and ش ج ر

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root س خ ر(s-ḵ-r)

Verb[edit]

سَخِرَ (saḵira) I, non-past يَسْخَرُ‎‎ (yasḵaru)

  1. to mock, to taunt, to ridicule
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 2:212:
      زُيِّنَ لِلَّذِينَ كَفَرُوا۟ ٱلۡحَيَوٰةُ ٱلدُّنۡيَا وَيَسۡخَرُونَ مِنَ ٱلَّذِينَ ءَامَنُوا۟ وَٱلَّذِينَ ٱتَّقَوۡا۟ فَوۡقَهُمۡ يَوۡمَ ٱلۡقِيَـٰمَةِ وَٱللَّهُ يَرۡزُقُ مَن يَشَآءُ بِغَيۡرِ حِسَابٍ
      zuyyina lillaḏīna kafarū l-ḥayātu d-dunyā wa-yasḵarūna mina llaḏīna ʾāmanū wāllaḏīna ttaqaw fawqahum yawma l-qiyāmati wal-lāhu yarzuqu man yašāʾu biḡayri ḥisābin
      Beautified is the life of this world for those who disbelieve, and they mock at those who believe. But those who fear [Allah] are above them on the Day of Resurrection, and Allah begifts whom He wills without account.

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

سَخَّرَ (saḵḵara) II, non-past يُسَخِّرُ‎‎ (yusaḵḵiru)

  1. to subject, to impose

Conjugation[edit]