ظرف

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See also: طرقand طرف

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ظ ر ف(ẓ-r-f).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

ظَرْف (ẓarfm (plural ظُرُوف(ẓurūf))

  1. vessel, container, receptacle
  2. metal saucer
  3. box, pasteboard box, purse, bag
  4. egg cup
  5. envelope (for a letter)
  6. case
  7. cover
  8. (grammar) adverb, adverbial expression denoting place or time
    Hyponyms: ظَرْف زَمَان(ẓarf zamān), ظَرْف مَكَان(ẓarf makān)
  9. circumstance, condition
  10. wit, sagacity
  11. gracefulness, elegance, culture

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Descendants[edit]

  • Gulf Arabic: ظرف(ḏ̣arf)
  • Hijazi Arabic: ظرف(ẓarf)
  • Afar: dárfi
  • Albanian: zarf
  • Azerbaijani: zərf
  • English: zarf
  • Ottoman Turkish: ظرف
  • Persian: ظرف
  • Serbo-Croatian: zȁrf
  • Turkish: zarf

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Azerbaijani[edit]

Noun[edit]

ظرف

  1. Arabic spelling of zərf (adverb)

Declension[edit]


Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic ظَرْف(ẓarf).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ظَرف (ẓarfm (plural ظُروف‎ (ẓurūf))

  1. envelope
  2. case
  3. condition

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic ظَرْف(ẓarf).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari ظرف
Iranian Persian
Tajik зарф (zarf)

ظرف (zarf) (plural ظروف(zoruf))

  1. dish, vessel, container
    • 2017, “عکس‌خبر؛ رکورد گران‌ترین ظرف چینی شکسته شد”, in BBC Persian[2]:
      رکورد گران‌ترین ظرف چینی شکسته شد
      rekord-e gerântarin zarf-e čini šekaste šod
      the record for the most expensive porcelain dish has been broken
    Synonym: بشقاب(bošqâb)
  2. (figuratively) ability, capacity
  3. (figuratively) patience, forbearance
  4. (grammar) adverb

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Urdu[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ظرف (zaraf?

  1. dish, vessel, container
    Synonym: برتن(bartan)