سفر

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See also: شقر and س ف ر

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root س ف ر (s-f-r); compare سَافَرَ (sāfara, to travel), Akkadian 𒆥 (šapāru, KIN, to send).

Noun[edit]

سَفَر (safarm (plural أَسْفَار (ʾasfār))

  1. departure, journey, travel
  2. campaign, military expedition
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Etymology 2[edit]

Unnatural in Arabic, not relating to meanings from the root س ف ر (s-f-r) and marked as from religious contexts, hence borrowed from Aramaic סִפְרָא (sip̱rā, writing, book) / ܣܷܦܪܴܐ (sep̱rā, writing, book); and compare Hebrew סֵפֶר (séfer, writing, book).

Noun[edit]

سِفْر (sifrm (plural أَسْفَار (ʾasfār))

  1. book; volume; scripture
  2. (Christianity, Judaism) a book of the Bible
    سِفْرُ ٱلْمُلُوكِ ٱلْأَوَّلُ‎ ― sifru l-mulūki l-ʾawwaluthe First Book of Kings
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Central Kurdish[edit]

Central Kurdish cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : سفر

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic صِفْر (ṣifr).

Numeral[edit]

سفر (sifir)

  1. (cardinal) zero; 0

Persian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic; compare Akkadian 𒆥 (šapāru, KIN, to send).

Noun[edit]

Dari سفر
Iranian Persian سفر
Tajik сафар (safar)

سفر (safar)

  1. travel
  2. trip
  3. voyage
  4. journey
  5. expedition
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic; compare Hebrew סֵפֶר (book).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

سفر (sefr)

  1. book

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic, confer Akkadian 𒆥 (šapāru, KIN, to send).

Noun[edit]

سفر (safarm (Hindi spelling सफ़र)

  1. travel
  2. trip
  3. voyage
  4. journey
  5. expedition

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