مار

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Classical Syriac ܡܪܝ(mār(ī)), the first-person singular possessed form of ܡܪܐ(mārā, lord, master).

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Noun[edit]

مَار (mārm

  1. (Christianity) Lord; Saint; Mar (honorific title for a man of religion, most often a saint)
    • Matthew 7:21:
      لَيْسَ كُلُّ مَنْ يَقُولُ لِي: يَا مَار! يَا مَار! يَدْخُلُ مَلَكُوتَ السَّمَاوَاتِ، بَلْ مَنْ يَعْمَلُ بِإِرَادَةِ أَبِي الَّذِي فِي السَّمَاوَاتِ
      laysa kullu man yaqūlu lī: yā mār!mār! yadḵulu malakūta s-samāwāti, bal man yaʿmalu bi-ʾirādati ʾabī llaḏī fī s-samāwāti.
      Not everyone who says to me, O Lord! O 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).

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Adjective[edit]

مَارّ (mārr) (feminine مَارَّة(mārra), masculine plural مَارُّونَ(mārrūna), feminine plural مَارَّات(mārrāt))

  1. passing
    الْمَارّ 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
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Noun[edit]

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

  1. passer-by, pedestrian, walker, stroller
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Etymology 3[edit]

From the root م و ر(m-w-r).

Verb[edit]

مَارَ (māra) I, non-past يَمُورُ‎‎ (yamūru)

  1. to budge, to move forth, to rise across the surface, to fluctuate, to undergo commotion
    • 2018 September 10, “"إعصاران نادران" في وقت واحد يثيران قلقا عالميا”, in Sky News Arabia[1]:
      ولا تحدث الأعاصير في العادة بشكل متزامن في المحيطين، فحين يمور المحيط الهادئ بالعاصفة يكون المحيط الأطلسي هادئا".‎‎
      Typhoons don’t usually appear simultaneously in the two oceans: When the Pacific Ocean is moved by a storm the Atlantic Ocean is calm.
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References[edit]

  • Freytag, Georg (1837), “مار”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 4, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 220
  • Wehr, Hans; Kropfitsch, Lorenz (1985), “مار”, in Arabisches Wörterbuch für die Schriftsprache der Gegenwart (in German), 5th edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, published 2011, →ISBN, page 1232

Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

مار (már)

  1. snake
  2. serpent

Kurdish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭬𐭠𐭥(mār).

Noun[edit]

مار (mârm

  1. (Sorani) snake.

Mazanderani[edit]

Noun[edit]

مار (mâr)

  1. mother

Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭬𐭠𐭥(mār).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mɒːɾ]
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Noun[edit]

Dari Persian مار
Iranian Persian مار
Tajiki Persian мор (mor)

مار (mâr) (plural مارها(mâr-hâ))

  1. snake
  2. serpent