قصر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ق ص ر (q-ṣ-r).

Verb[edit]

قَصَّرَ (qaṣṣara) II, non-past يُقَصِّرُ‎ (yuqaṣṣiru)

  1. to shorten, to abbreviate (transitive)
  2. to clip the hair
  3. to fall short of
  4. to lag behind, be slothful
  5. to fail in strength
  6. to subside
  7. to wash, to full
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin castrum.

Noun[edit]

قَصْر (qaṣrm (plural قُصُور (quṣūr))

  1. large stone building, castle, palace, fortress
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Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ق ص ر (q-ṣ-r); "to shorten".

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

قَصَّر (gaṣṣar) third-person singular past of يِقَصِّر

  1. he shortened
  2. he fell short of
  3. he lagged behind

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic قَصْر (qaṣr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

قَصُر (gaṣurm (plural قُصور ‎(guṣūr))

  1. palace