ماهر

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Arabic[edit]

Root
م ه ر(m-h-r)

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the active participle of ⁧مَهَرَ(mahara, to be skilled, to be proficient).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

مَاهِر (māhir) (feminineمَاهِرَة(māhira), masculine pluralمَاهِرُونَ(māhirūna) orمَهَرَة(mahara), feminine pluralمَاهِرَات(māhirāt) orمُهَّر(muhhar), elativeأَمْهَر(ʔamhar))

  1. skilled, skillful, proficient, adept
    Synonyms:بَارِع(bāriʕ), ⁧حَاذِق(ḥāḏiq), ⁧خَبِير(ḵabīr), ⁧مُجِيد(mujīd)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Azerbaijani: mahir
  • Ottoman Turkish: ⁧ماهر(mahir)
  • Indonesian: mahir

Proper noun[edit]

مَاهِر (māhirm

  1. a male given name, Mahir

Declension[edit]

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabicمَاهِر(māhir).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Readings
Classical reading? māhir
Dari reading? māhir
Iranian reading? mâher
Tajik reading? mohir

Adjective[edit]

ماهِر (mâher) (comparativeماهِرتَر(mâher-tar), superlativeماهِرتَرین(mâher-tarin))

  1. skilled, skillful, proficient, adept

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