Arabic

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Etymology 1

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Root
خ ط ر (ḵ ṭ r)
8 terms

Elative of خَطِر (ḵaṭir, dangerous, risky, serious, important, eminent) and خَطِير (ḵaṭīr, (same)).

Adjective

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أَخْطَر (ʔaḵṭar) (feminine خُطْرَى (ḵuṭrā), masculine plural أَخَاطِر (ʔaḵāṭir), feminine plural خُطْرَيَات (ḵuṭrayāt))

  1. elative degree of خَطِر (ḵaṭir), elative degree of خَطِير (ḵaṭīr):
    1. more dangerous, riskier; most dangerous, riskiest
    2. more serious; most serious
    3. more important; most important
    4. more eminent; most eminent
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Etymology 2

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Root
خ ط ر (ḵ ṭ r)
8 terms

Verb

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أَخْطَرَ (ʔaḵṭara) IV, non-past يُخْطِرُ‎ (yuḵṭiru)

  1. to inform, to notify, to alert
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References

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  • Freytag, Georg (1830) “أخطر”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum[1] (in Latin), volume 1, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 501
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884) “خطر”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary[2], London: W.H. Allen
  • Wehr, Hans (1979) “خطر”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN