sahar

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Maltese[edit]

Root
s-h-r
2 terms

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic سَهِرَ(sahira).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sahar (imperfect jishar)

  1. to wake (part of) the night (usually for work or religious devotions)

Conjugation[edit]

  • The perfect tense is often avoided. It can be replaced by kien + imperfect.

Sumerian[edit]

Romanization[edit]

sahar

  1. Romanization of 𒅖 (saḫar)

Ter Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Russian са́хар (sáxar).

Noun[edit]

sahar

  1. sugar

Further reading[edit]

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland