مصدر

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Verbal noun of صَدَرَ ‎(ṣadara, to happen, to occur, to go out), from the root ص د ر ‎(ṣ-d-r).

Noun[edit]

مَصْدَر ‎(maṣdarm ‎(plural مَصَادِر ‎(maṣādir))

  1. verbal noun of صَدَرَ ‎(ṣadara) (form I)
  2. (grammar) verbal noun, infinitive, gerund
  3. (grammar) absolute object
  4. starting point, point of origin
  5. origin, source

Declension[edit]


Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Arabic مَصْدَر ‎(maṣdar).

Noun[edit]

مصدر ‎(masdar) ‎(plural مصدرها ‎(masdar-hâ) or مصادر ‎(masâder))

  1. (grammar) infinitive
  2. (rare) origin
  3. (rare) source