صحرا

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Persian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic صَحْرَاء(ṣaḥrāʾ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian صحرا
Iranian Persian
Tajik саҳро (sahro)

صحرا (sahrâ)

  1. desert
    Synonyms: بیابان(biyâbân), هامون(hâmun)
  2. plain
    Synonym: دشت(dašt)

Descendants[edit]

  • Hindustani:
    Hindi: सहरा (sahrā)
    Urdu: صحرا(sahrā)
  • Punjabi: sahirā
    Gurmukhi: ਸਹਿਰਾ
    Shahmukhi: صَحِرا

Punjabi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Persian صحرا(sahrâ), from Arabic صَحْرَاء(ṣaḥrāʾ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

صَحِرا (ṣaḥirām (Gurmukhi spelling ਸਹਿਰਾ)

  1. desert

References[edit]

  • صحرا”, in Punjabi-English Dictionary, Patiala: Punjabi University, 2021

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian صحرا(sahrâ), from Arabic صَحْرَاء(ṣaḥrāʾ).

Noun[edit]

صحرا (sahrām (Hindi spelling सहरा)

  1. desert

Declension[edit]

Declension of صحرا
singular plural
direct صحرا(sahrā) صحرے(sahrē)
oblique صحرے(sahrē) صحروں(sahrō̃)
vocative صحرے(sahrē) صحرو(sahrō)