ظهر

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See also: طهرand ظ ه ر

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ظ ه ر (ẓ-h-r).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ðˁa.ha.ra/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

ظَهَرَ (ẓahara) I, non-past يَظْهَرُ‎ (yaẓharu)

  1. to be outward, to be external, on the surface
  2. to be visible, to become visible, to be manifest, to become manifest
  3. to be perceptible, to become perceptible, to be obvious, to become obvious
  4. to be clear, to become clear, to be evident, to become evident
  5. to come to light, to appear, to emerge
  6. to seem
  7. to come out, to be published
  8. to arise, to result
  9. (transitive) to climb, to mount, to ascend
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Verb[edit]

ظَهَّرَ (ẓahhara) II, non-past يُظَهِّرُ‎ (yuẓahhiru)

  1. to endorse
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Etymology 3[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ظَهْر (ẓahrm (plural ظُهُور (ẓuhūr) or أَظْهُر (ʾaẓhur))

  1. back, rear, reverse
  2. deck, surface, top
  3. (anatomy) back
  4. cast iron
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Etymology 4[edit]

From the root ظ ه ر (ẓ-h-r). Cognate to Hebrew צהריים \ צָהֳרַיִם (tsohoráyim) and צוהר \ צֹהַר (tsóhar), and Aramaic טהרא (ṭahrā).

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Noun[edit]

ظُهْر (ẓuhrm (plural أَظْهَار (ʾaẓhār))

  1. noon, midday
  2. (Islam) midday prayer
  3. afternoon, p.m.
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References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “ظهر”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic ظُهْر (ẓuhr).

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Noun[edit]

ظُهُر (ḍuhurm

  1. noon

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic ظَهْر (ẓahr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ظَهَر (ḍaharm

  1. (anatomy) back

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic ظهر (ẓahr).

Noun[edit]

ظهر (zahr)

  1. (anatomy) back (anatomy)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic ظهر (ẓuhr).

Noun[edit]

ظهر (zohr)

  1. noon
  2. midday