شاعر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the active participle of شَعَرَ(šaʿara, to know).

Noun[edit]

شَاعِر (šāʿirm (plural شُعَرَاء(šuʿarāʾ), feminine شَاعِرَة(šāʿira))

  1. poet
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 23:224:
      وَٱلشُّعَرَاءُ يَتَّبِعُهُمُ ٱلْغَاوُونَ
      waš-šuʿarāʾu yattabiʿuhumu l-ḡāwūna
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. bard

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Azerbaijani: şair
  • Bashkir: шағир (šağir)
  • Persian: شاعر
  • Turkish: şair
  • Turkmen: şahyr
  • Uzbek: shoir

Baluchi[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

شاعر (transliteration needed)

  1. poet

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic شاعِر(šāʿir).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kabuli): IPA(key): /ʃɒːɪɾ/

Noun[edit]

شاعر (šâ'er) (plural شاعران(šâ'erân) or شاعرها(šâ'er-hâ) or شعرا(šo'arâ))

  1. poet

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian شاعر(šâ'er), from Arabic شاعِر(šāʿir).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شاعر (śāyarm (plural شعراء, Hindi spelling शायर)

  1. poet

Declension[edit]

(colloquial)

Declension of شاعر
singular plural
direct شاعر(śāyar) شاعر(śāyar)
oblique شاعر(śāyar) شاعروں(śāyarō̃)
vocative شاعر(śāyar) شاعرو(śāyarō)

(standard)

Declension of شاعر
singular plural
direct شاعر(śāyar) شعراء(śorā)
oblique شاعر(śāyar) شعراء(śorā)
vocative شاعر(śāyar) شعراء(śorā)

See also[edit]