مصدر

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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. starting point, point of origin
  3. origin, source
  4. (grammar) verbal noun, infinitive, gerund
  5. (grammar) absolute object

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