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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
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

صَبَّرَ (ṣábbara) (perfect, Verb form II)

  1. (nautical) to ballast
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PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Arabic.

NounEdit

صبر (sabr)

  1. patience
  2. tolerance

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