sitar

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See also: Sitar, sitár, and sítar

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Hindi सितार (sitār) / Urdu ستار(sitār), from Persian سه‌تار(se-târ, literally three strings).

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Noun[edit]

sitar (plural sitars)

  1. (music) A Hindustani/Indian classical stringed instrument, typically having a gourd as its resonating chamber.

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Undetermined.

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Verb[edit]

sitar

  1. to accost; to approach and speak to boldly or aggressively, as with a demand or request

Etymology 2[edit]

From English sitar, from Persian سه‌تار(se-târ, three strings).

Noun[edit]

sitar

  1. a sitar; a Hindustani/Indian classical stringed instrument, typically having a gourd as its resonating chamber

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Persian سه‌تار(se-târ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsitɑr/, [ˈs̠it̪ɑr]
  • Rhymes: -itɑr
  • Syllabification: si‧tar

Noun[edit]

sitar

  1. (music) sitar (instrument)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of sitar (Kotus type 6/paperi, no gradation)
nominative sitar sitarit
genitive sitarin sitarien
sitareiden
sitareitten
partitive sitaria sitareita
sitareja
illative sitariin sitareihin
singular plural
nominative sitar sitarit
accusative nom. sitar sitarit
gen. sitarin
genitive sitarin sitarien
sitareiden
sitareitten
partitive sitaria sitareita
sitareja
inessive sitarissa sitareissa
elative sitarista sitareista
illative sitariin sitareihin
adessive sitarilla sitareilla
ablative sitarilta sitareilta
allative sitarille sitareille
essive sitarina sitareina
translative sitariksi sitareiksi
instructive sitarein
abessive sitaritta sitareitta
comitative sitareineen
Possessive forms of sitar (type paperi)
possessor singular plural
1st person sitarini sitarimme
2nd person sitarisi sitarinne
3rd person sitarinsa

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian سه‌تار(se-târ), meaning “three strings”.

Noun[edit]

sitar m (invariable)

  1. (music) sitar

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Noun[edit]

sitar f

  1. protection

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Hindi सितार (sitār).

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Noun[edit]

sitar m or f (nonstandard) (plural sitares)

  1. (music) sitar (Indian string instrument)

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

sitar m (plural sitares)

  1. (music) sitar (Indian string instrument)

Swedish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Hindi सितार (sitār) and Urdu ستار(sitār), from Persian سه‌تار(se-târ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sitar c

  1. (music) sitar (Indian string instrument)

Declension[edit]

Declension of sitar 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sitar sitaren sitarer sitarerna
Genitive sitars sitarens sitarers sitarernas

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