ناظر

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Derived from the active participle of نَظَرَ (naẓara), from the root ن ظ ر (n-ẓ-r).

Adjective[edit]

نَاظِر (nāẓir) (form I)

  1. active participle of نَظَرَ (naẓara)

Noun[edit]

نَاظِر (nāẓirm (plural نُظَّار (nuẓẓār))

  1. observer, viewer, spectator, onlooker
  2. supervisor
  3. inspector
  4. manager, director, superintendent, administrator, chief; (education) principal, headmaster (of a school)
  5. (politics, formerly) minister
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

نَاظِر or نَاظِرَة (nāẓir or nāẓiram (plural نَوَاظِر (nawāẓir))

  1. (anatomy) eye
  2. look, glance
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “نظر”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4

Persian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ناظر (nâzer)

  1. watcher
  2. supervisor
  3. observer

Urdu[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ناظر (nāzir)

  1. omniscient
  2. seeing
  3. looking
  4. inspecting

Noun[edit]

ناظر (nāzirm

  1. watcher
  2. viewer
  3. supervisor
  4. superintendent
  5. inspector
  6. observer
  7. spectator
  8. bailiff
  9. overseer

Related terms[edit]