قدر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

قَدَرَ ‎(qadara) I, non-past يَقْدِرُ‎ (yaqdiru)
قَدِرَ ‎(qadira) I, non-past يَقْدَرُ‎ (yaqdaru)

  1. to be able to, can
  2. to have power over
  3. to be equal to, to be up to (doing something)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

قَدْر ‎(qadrm ‎(plural أَقْدَار ‎(ʾaqdār))

  1. quantity, quantum, measure, magnitude, size, bulk, proportion, extent, space, amount, sum, number
    هٰذَا قَدْر ذٰلِكَ
    hāḏā qadr ḏālika
    this is as much as that
    هُم قَدْر مِئَة
    hum qadr miʾa
    they are as many as 100
    (formal) هُم قَدْرُ مِئَةٍ
    hum qadru miʾatin
    they are as many as 100
    أَقَمْتُ عِنْدَهُ قَدْرَ أَن يَفْعَلَ كَذَا
    ʾaqamtu ʿindahu qadra ʾan yafʿala kaḏā
    I remained at his house long enough for him to do thus
  2. worth, value
  3. greatness, majesty, honorableness, nobleness
  4. preordained destiny, predestination, fate
  5. will of God, divine decree, providence
  6. might, power, position, influence, wealth
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

قَدَر ‎(qadarm ‎(plural أَقْدَار ‎(ʾaqdār))

  1. verbal noun of قَدِرَ ‎(qadira, to be able to) (form I)
  2. fate, destiny
  3. power, capacity, faculty
  4. ability
  5. competence
  6. sufficiency, riches
  7. quantity, measure, size, space, amount, sum, number
  8. worth, value
  9. greatness, majesty, honorableness, nobleness
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Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

قِدْر ‎(qidrf ‎(plural قُدُور ‎(qudūr))

  1. (cooking) pot, kettle, cooking pot
    قِدْر نُحَاس‎ ― qidr nuḥās ― copper pot
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