مار

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Classical Syriac ܡܪܝ ‎(Mār(ē)), the first-person singular possessive form of ܡܪܐ ‎(mārā, lord, master).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

مَار ‎(mārm

  1. (Christianity) Lord; Saint; Mar (honorific title for a man of religion, most often a saint)
    لَيْسَ كُلُّ مَنْ يَقُولُ لِي: يَا مَار! يَا مَار! يَدْخُلُ مَلَكُوتَ السَّمَاوَاتِ، بَلْ مَنْ يَعْمَلُ بِإِرَادَةِ أَبِي الَّذِي فِي السَّمَاوَاتِ‎  (Matthew 7:21)
    Laysa kullu man yaqūlu lī: Yā mār!mār! yadḵulu malakūta s-samāwāti, bal man yaʿmalu bi-ʾirādati ʾAbī llaḏī fī s-samāwāt[i].
    Not everyone who says to me, Lord! Lord! will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Derived from the active participle of مَرَّ ‎(marra, to pass, to stroll by), from the root م ر ر ‎(m-r-r).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

مَارّ ‎(mārrm

  1. passing
    المَارّ ذِكْرُهُ ‎(al-mārr ḏikruhu)— the above-mentioned, the aforesaid, the above
  2. going by, walking past, riding past, going across, walking, transient
  3. going on foot
Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

مَارّ ‎(mārrm ‎(plural مَارُّون ‎(mārrūn) or مَارَّة ‎(mārra))

  1. passer-by, pedestrian, walker, stroller
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Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

مار ‎(már)

  1. snake
  2. serpent

Kurdish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • mar (Kurmanji)

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭬𐭠𐭥 ‎(mār).

Noun[edit]

مار ‎(mârm

  1. (Sorani) snake.

Mazanderani[edit]

Noun[edit]

مار ‎(mâr)

  1. mother

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭬𐭠𐭥 ‎(mār).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari مار
Iranian Persian مار
Tajik мор ‎(mor)

مار ‎(mâr) ‎(plural مارها ‎(mâr-hâ))

  1. snake
  2. serpent