فخر

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See also: فجر

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ف خ ر(f-ḵ-r)

Verb[edit]

فَخَرَ (faḵara) I, non-past يَفْخَرُ‎‎ (yafḵaru)

  1. to glory; to boast; to be proud [+ بِ(object)] or [+ عَلَى(object)]

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

فَخِرَ (faḵira) I, non-past يَفْخَرُ‎‎ (yafḵaru)

  1. to glory; to boast; to be proud [+ بِ(object)] or [+ عَلَى(object)]

Conjugation[edit]

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic فَخْر(faḵr, honour, pride), from the root ف خ ر(f-ḵ-r).

Noun[edit]

فخر (faxr)

  1. honour
  2. pride
  3. glory

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic فَخْر(faḵr, honour, pride), from the root ف خ ر(f-ḵ-r).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

فخر (faxrm (Hindi spelling फ़ख़्र)

  1. glory
  2. pride

References[edit]

  • S. W. Fallon (1879), “فخر”, in A New Hindustani-English Dictionary, Banaras, London: Trubner and Co.
  • Platts, John T. (1884), “فخر”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.
  • Qureshi, Bashir Ahmad (1971), “فخر”, in Kitabistan's 20th Century Standard Dictionary, Lahore: Kitabistan Pub. Co.