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فقر

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ف ق ر (f-q-r).

VerbEdit

فَقَرَ (faqara) I, non-past يَفْقُرُ or يَفْقِرُ‎ (yafquru or yafqiru)

  1. to dig
  2. to pierce, to perforate
  3. to break one's neck or spine
  4. to press grapes
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

فَقِرَ (faqira) I, non-past يَفْقَرُ‎ (yafqaru)

  1. to have pain in the vertebrae from injury or illness
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Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

فَقُرَ (faqura) I, non-past يَفْقُرُ‎ (yafquru)

  1. to be or become poor
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Etymology 4Edit

VerbEdit

فَقَّرَ (faqqara) II, non-past يُفَقِّرُ‎ (yufaqqiru)

  1. to dig
  2. to pierce, to perforate
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Etymology 5Edit

NounEdit

فَقْر (faqrm (plural مَفَاقِر (mafāqir) or فُقُور (fuqūr))

  1. verbal noun of فَقَرَ (faqara) (form I)
  2. poverty
  3. ascetic life
  4. care, sorrow

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic فَقْر (faqr).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [fæɣɾ], [fæːɣɾ]

NounEdit

فقر (faqr)

  1. poverty

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