نار

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic ن و ر(n-w-r); from Proto-Semitic *nūr-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /naːr/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

نَار (nārf (dual نَارَانِ(nārāni), plural نِيرَان(nīrān))

  1. fire
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 28:29:
      فَلَمَّا قَضَىٰ مُوسَى ٱلْأَجَلَ وَسَارَ بِأَهْلِهِۦۤ ءَانَسَ مِن جَانِبِ ٱلطُّورِ نَارࣰا قَالَ لِأَهْلِهِ ٱمْكُثُوۤا۟ إِنِّيۤ ءَانَسْتُ نَارࣰا لَّعَلِّيۤ ءَاتِيكُم مِّنْهَا بِخَبَرٍ أَوْ جَذْوَةࣲ مِّنَ ٱلنَّارِ لَعَلَّكُمْ تَصْطَلُونَ
      fa-lammā qaḍā mūsā l-ʾajala wa-sāra bi-ʾahlihī ʾānasa min jānibi ṭ-ṭūri nāran qāla li-ʾahlihi mkuṯū ʾinnī ʾānastu nāran laʿallī ʾātīkum-minhā bixabarin ʾaw jaḏwatin mina n-nāri laʿallakum taṣṯalūna
      And when Moses had completed the term and was traveling with his family, he perceived from the direction of the mount a fire. He said to his family, "Stay here; indeed, I have perceived a fire. Perhaps I will bring you from there [some] information or burning wood from the fire that you may warm yourselves.
  2. conflagration
  3. gunfire

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Maltese: nar
  • Moroccan Arabic: نار(nār)
  • Persian: نار(nâr)
  • Ottoman Turkish: نار(nâr)

References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979) , “نور”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Persian نار(nâr), انار(anâr).

Noun[edit]

نار (nâr)

  1. pomegranate
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic نَار(nār).

Noun[edit]

نار (nâr)

  1. fire

Persian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From انار(anâr).

Noun[edit]

نار (nâr)

  1. pomegranate
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic نَار(nār).

Noun[edit]

نار (nâr)

  1. fire

Southwestern Fars[edit]

Noun[edit]

نار (nâr)

  1. (Masarm, Deh Sarv, Kuzarg) pomegranate