سوار

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Arabic[edit]

سِوَار

Etymology[edit]

Compare Classical Syriac ܫܶܐܪܳܐ(sērā), but even Fraenkel assumes that the Arabic word is genuine and not a loan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

سِوَار (siwārm (plural أَسْوِرَة(ʾaswira) or أَسَاوِر(ʾasāwir))

  1. bracelet

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Fraenkel, Siegmund (1886) Die aramäischen Fremdwörter im Arabischen (in German), Leiden: E. J. Brill, page 56
  • Freytag, Georg (1833), “سوار”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum, volume 2, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 374

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian ʾswbʾl, ʾsp̄wʾl (aswār, horseman, rider).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

سوار (sovâr, savâr) (plural سواران(sovâr, savârân))

  1. horseman, rider
    پادشاه‌ ارابه‌ها و سواران‌ جمع‌ كرده‌
    The king assembled horsemen and chariots

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Descendants[edit]

  • Hindi: सवार (savār)
  • Urdu: سوار(savār)

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian سوار(savâr, rider), from Old Persian 𐎠𐎿𐎲𐎠𐎼 (asabāra-, horseman), from Proto-Iranian *Hacwabāráh, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Haćwabʰāras.

Noun[edit]

سوار (sawârm (Hindi spelling सवार)

  1. rider, horseman