صبر

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

ص ب ر (ṣ-b-r)

VerbEdit

صَبَرَ (ṣábara) (perfect, Verb form I)

  1. to bind, to tie, to fetter, to shackle
  2. to be patient, to have patience
  3. to persevere, to endure
  4. to refrain, to abstain, to renounce

صَبَّرَ (ṣábbara) (perfect, Verb form II)

  1. to ask to be patient, to admonish to be patient
  2. to console, to comfort
  3. to conserve
  4. to preserve, to can

NounEdit

صَبْر (ṣabrm

  1. fettering, shackling
  2. patience, forbearance
  3. composure, self-control
  4. equanimity, steadfastness
  5. perseverance, endurance, hardiness

صبر (ṣábir, ṣabrm

  1. (botany) aloe
Related termsEdit
  • اصطبار
  • تصبيرة
  • صابر
  • صبار
  • صبرة
  • صبور
  • صبير
  • مصابرة
  • مصبرات

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

صَبَّرَ (ṣábbara) (perfect, Verb form II)

  1. (nautical) to ballast
Related termsEdit
  • صابورة

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Arabic.

NounEdit

صبر (sabr)

  1. patience
  2. tolerance

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 12 February 2014, at 00:35