صفر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

ص ف ر (ṣ-f-r)

Proper noun[edit]

صَفَر (ṣafarm

  1. Safar, the second of the twelve months of the Muslim lunar calendar, each beginning with a new moon. Safar (in a specific sense) means "void" in Arabic, supposedly because pagan Arabs looted during this month and left the houses empty.
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Verb[edit]

صَفِرَ (ṣafira) I, non-past يَصْفَرُ‎ (yaṣfaru)

  1. to be empty, to be devoid, to be vacant
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Verb[edit]

صَفَّرَ (ṣaffara) II, non-past يُصَفِّرُ‎ (yuṣaffiru)

  1. to empty, to void, to vacate, to evacuate, to free
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Numeral[edit]

صِفْر (ṣifrm

  1. (cardinal) zero
    Eastern Arabic numeral: ٠ (0)
Descendants[edit]

Adjective[edit]

صَفْر or صِفْر or صُفْر or صَفِر or صُفُر (ṣafr or ṣifr or ṣufr or ṣafir or ṣufur) (masculine plural أَصْفَار (ʾaṣfār))

  1. empty, void, devoid, free from
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Etymology 2[edit]

ص ف ر (ṣ-f-r)

Verb[edit]

صَفَّرَ (ṣaffara) II, non-past يُصَفِّرُ‎ (yuṣaffiru)

  1. to dye yellow, to make yellow, to color yellow
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Noun[edit]

صُفْر (ṣufrm

  1. brass
  2. money
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Noun[edit]

صَفَر (ṣafarm

  1. verbal noun of صَفِرَ (ṣafira) (form I)
  2. (medicine) jaundice
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Adjective[edit]

صُفْر (ṣufr)

  1. plural form of أَصْفَر (ʾaṣfar)

Etymology 3[edit]

ص ف ر (ṣ-f-r)

Verb[edit]

صَفَرَ (ṣafara) I, non-past يَصْفِرُ‎ (yaṣfiru)

  1. to whistle
  2. to hiss
  3. to chirp, to stridulate
  4. to scream (of a siren)
Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

صَفَّرَ (ṣaffara) II, non-past يُصَفِّرُ‎ (yuṣaffiru)

  1. to whistle
  2. to hiss
  3. to chirp, to stridulate
  4. to scream (of a siren)
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Malay[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic صَفَر (ṣafar).

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Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

صفر (Rumi spelling Safar)

  1. Safar (the second month of the Islamic calendar)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Malay cardinal numbers
٠ ١  > 
    Cardinal : صفر

From Arabic صِفْر (ṣifr).

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Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

صفر (Rumi spelling sifar)

  1. (cardinal) zero
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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic صِفر.

Numeral[edit]

صفر (sıfır)

  1. (cardinal) zero (0)
    Next number: بر (bir) (1)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic صِفر.

Noun[edit]

صفر (sıfır)

  1. nought
  2. naught
  3. zero

Etymology 3[edit]

From Arabic صَفَر (ṣafar).

Noun[edit]

صفر (safer)

  1. Safar

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic صَفَر (ṣafar)

Proper noun[edit]

صفر (safar)

  1. Safar

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic صِفر.

Noun[edit]

صفر (sefr)

  1. nought
  2. naught
  3. zero

Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Persian صفر, from Arabic صَفَر (ṣafar).

Proper noun[edit]

صفر (safar?

  1. Safar

Etymology 2[edit]

From Persian صفر, from Arabic صِفر.

Noun[edit]

صفر (sifrm

  1. zero
  2. cipher
  3. dot
  4. nought
  5. naught