صبر

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See also: ص ب ر

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ص ب ر (ṣ-b-r).

Verb[edit]

صَبَرَ (ṣabara) I, non-past يَصْبِرُ‎ (yaṣbiru)

  1. to bind, to tie, to fetter, to shackle
  2. to be patient, to have patience
  3. to persevere, to endure
  4. to refrain, to abstain, to renounce

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References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1976), “صبر”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 3rd edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-001-8

Verb[edit]

صَبَّرَ (ṣabbara) II, non-past يُصَبِّرُ‎ (yuṣabbiru)

  1. to ask to be patient, to admonish to be patient
  2. to console, to comfort
  3. to conserve
  4. to preserve, to can
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Noun[edit]

صَبْر (ṣabrm

  1. verbal noun of صَبَرَ (ṣabara) (form I)
  2. fettering, shackling
  3. patience, forbearance
  4. composure, self-control
  5. equanimity, steadfastness
  6. perseverance, endurance, hardiness
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

صَبِر or صَبْر (ṣabir or ṣabrm

  1. (botany) aloe
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

صَبَّرَ (ṣabbara) II, non-past يُصَبِّرُ‎ (yuṣabbiru)

  1. (nautical) to ballast
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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Arabic صَبْر (ṣabr).

Noun[edit]

صبر (sabr)

  1. patience
  2. tolerance

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