قطر

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See also: فطرand فطز

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ق ط ر(q-ṭ-r).

Verb[edit]

قَطَرَ (qaṭara) I, non-past يَقْطُرُ‎‎ (yaqṭuru)

  1. to drip, to dribble, to trickle

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Verb[edit]

قَطَّرَ (qaṭṭara) II, non-past يُقَطِّرُ‎‎ (yuqaṭṭiru)

  1. to let drip, to let dribble, to infuse in driblets
  2. to filter, to refine, to distill
  3. to form a train of camels, to line up camels in single file (connected with halters)
  4. (vehicles, ships) to couple, to tow, to tug
  5. to throw down, to deject
  6. to fumigate with agarwood (قُطُر (quṭur))

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Noun[edit]

قَطْر (qaṭrm (collective, singulative قَطْرَة(qaṭra), plural قِطَار(qiṭār))

  1. drops, dribblets; rain
  2. syrup

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Noun[edit]

قَطْر (qaṭrm

  1. verbal noun of قَطَرَ (qaṭara) (form I)
  2. dripping, dribbling, trickling

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

قَطْر (qaṭrm (plural قُطُورَات(quṭūrāt))

  1. trailer
  2. (Egypt) railroad train

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Noun[edit]

قُطْر (quṭrm (plural أَقْطَار(ʾaqṭār))

  1. region, quarter, district, section, zone, tract, country, land
  2. diameter
  3. diagonal
  4. caliber, bore

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Proper noun[edit]

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قَطَر (qaṭarf

  1. Qatar

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Noun[edit]

قُطُر (quṭurm

  1. agalloch, agarwood, aloeswood, eaglewood; Aquilaria malaccensis (syn. Aquilaria agallocha)

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Noun[edit]

قُطُر (quṭurpl

  1. plural of قِطَار(qiṭār)

Noun[edit]

قِطْر (qiṭrm

  1. fusible copper or brass
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 18:96:
      آتُونِي زُبَرَ الْحَدِيدِ حَتَّىٰ إِذَا سَاوَىٰ بَيْنَ الصَّدَفَيْنِ قَالَ ٱنْفُخُوا حَتَّىٰ إِذَا جَعَلَهُ نَارًا قَالَ آتُونِي أُفْرِغْ عَلَيْهِ قِطْرًا
      ʾātūnī zubara l-ḥadīdi ḥattā ʾiḏā sāwā bayna ṣ-ṣadafayni qāla nfuḵū ḥattā ʾiḏā jaʿalahū nāran qāla ʾātūnī ʾufriḡ ʿalayhi qiṭran
      “Give me bits of iron.” Until he dumped equally high between the two mountain cuttings. He said: “Blow.” Till he made fire. He said: “Bring me molten copper I pour upon it.“
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 34:12:
      وَأَسَلْنَا لَهُ عَيْنَ الْقِطْرِ
      waʾasalnā lahū ʿayna l-qiṭri
      We made the spring of molten copper flow for him.
  2. a kind of streaked fabric

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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

قطر (ʾaṭrm

  1. railroad train

Pashto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkatər/, /ˈqatər/

Proper noun[edit]

قطر (qatërm

  1. Qatar

Persian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic قُطْر(quṭr).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

قطر (qotr) (plural قطرها(qotr-hâ) or اقطار(aqtâr))

  1. diameter

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic قَطَر(qaṭar, Qatar).

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

قطر (qatar)

  1. Qatar
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