عمر

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See also: غمرand ع م ر

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ع م ر (ʿ-m-r).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

عَمَرَ (ʿamara) I, non-past يَعْمُرُ or يَعْمِرُ‎ (yaʿmuru or yaʿmiru)

  1. to live long, to be long-lived
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Verb[edit]

عَمَرَ (ʿamara) I, non-past يَعْمُرُ or يَعْمِرُ‎ (yaʿmuru or yaʿmiru)
عَمُرَ (ʿamura) I, non-past يَعْمُرُ‎ (yaʿmuru)

  1. to thrive, to prosper, to flourish, to flower, to bloom
  2. to be inhabited, to be peopled, to be populated
  3. to be civilized, to be cultivated
  4. to be full, to be filled
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Verb[edit]

عَمَرَ (ʿamara) I, non-past يَعْمُرُ‎ (yaʿmuru)

  1. to fill with life, to cause to thrive, to make prosperous
  2. to inhabit, to live, to dwell
  3. to fill, to pervade
  4. to reign
  5. to build, to erect, to construct
  6. to rebuild, to restore, to reconstruct
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References[edit]
  • Wehr, Hans (1976), “عمر”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 3rd edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN
  • Lane, Edward William (1863), “عمر”, in Arabic-English Lexicon, London: Williams & Norgate

Verb[edit]

عَمَّرَ (ʿammara) II, non-past يُعَمِّرُ‎ (yuʿammiru)

  1. to let live, to keep alive
  2. to prolong life, to grant long life
  3. to populate, to people
  4. to build, to erect, to construct
  5. to rebuild, to reconstruct
  6. to repair, to restore, to overhaul, to refurbish, to recondition
Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

عُمْر (ʿumrm (plural أَعْمَار (ʾaʿmār))

  1. life as a period of time, length of life, lifespan, lifetime
  2. age
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Descendants[edit]
See also[edit]
  • حَياة (ḥayāh, life in general, the state of being alive)
  • مَعِيشَة (maʿīša, life as a way of living, conditions of life)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

عَمْر (ʿamrm

  1. verbal noun of عَمَرَ (ʿamara) (form I)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

عُمَر (ʿumarm

  1. verbal noun of عَمَرَ (ʿamara) (form I)
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Proper noun[edit]

عُمَر (ʿumarm

  1. (Islam) Omar bin al-Khattab, second Islamic caliph and a companion of Muhammad
  2. A male given name.
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Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Verb[edit]

عمّر (ʕəmmər)

  1. to fill (a container, etc.)

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic عُمْر (ʿumr)

Noun[edit]

عمر (omr)

  1. life

Proper noun[edit]

عمر (Omar)

  1. (Islam) Omar bin al-Khattab, second Sunni Islamic caliph and a companion of Muhammad
  2. A male given name.

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic عُمْر (ʿumr).

Noun[edit]

عمر (umarf (Hindi spelling उमर)

  1. age (whole duration of a being)
  2. lifetime
  3. life