ظهر

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search
See also: طهرand ظ ه ر

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ظ ه ر(ẓ-h-r).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ðˤa.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
    اَلْكَلِمَةُ يَظْهَرُ فِي الجَسَدَ
    al-kalimatu yaẓharu fī l-jasada
    The Word Appears in the Flesh (a book presenting beliefs of The Church of Almighty God)
  6. to seem
  7. to come out, to be published
  8. to arise, to result
  9. (transitive) to climb, to mount, to ascend
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

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

  1. to endorse
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

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

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).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ظُهْر (ẓuhrm (plural أَظْهَار(ʾaẓhār))

  1. noon, midday
  2. (Islam) midday prayer
  3. afternoon, p.m.
Declension[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Hijazi Arabic: ظُهُر(ḍuhur)
  • Persian: ظهر(zohr)
  • Swahili: adhuhuri
  • English: dhuhr
  • Indonesian: zuhur

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).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ظهر (ḍuhurm

  1. noon

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic ظَهْر(ẓahr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ظهر (ḍaharm

  1. (anatomy) back

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic ظُهْر(ẓuhr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian ظهر
Iranian Persian
Tajik зӯҳр (zühr)

ظهر (zohr)

  1. noon, midday
    Synonym: نیمروز(nimruz)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic ظَهْر(ẓahr).

Noun[edit]

ظهر (zahr)

  1. (anatomy, obsolete) back
    Synonym: پشت(pošt)