See also:اصفر

Arabic edit

Etymology 1 edit

Color or defect adjective from the root ⁧ص ف ر(ṣ-f-r).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ʔasˤ.far/
  • (file)

Adjective edit

أَصْفَر (ʔaṣfar) (feminineصَفْرَاء(ṣafrāʔ), feminine dualصَفْرَاوَانِ(ṣafrāwāni), common pluralصُفْر(ṣufr))

  1. yellow (having yellow as its color)
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Colors in Arabic · ⁧أَلْوَان(ʔalwān) (layout · text)
    أَبْيَض(ʔabyaḍ), ⁧أَشْيَب(ʔašyab)     رَمَادِيّ(ramādiyy), ⁧أَشْهَب(ʔašhab), ⁧أَغْبَر(ʔaḡbar), ⁧أَعْفَر(ʔaʕfar), ⁧رَصَاصِيّ(raṣāṣiyy)     أَسْوَد(ʔaswad), ⁧غِرْبِيب(ḡirbīb), ⁧أَحَمّ(ʔaḥamm), ⁧أَدْهَم(ʔadham)
            أَحْمَر(ʔaḥmar), ⁧أَصْهَب(ʔaṣhab); ⁧قِرْمِزِيّ(qirmiziyy)             أَمْغَر(ʔamḡar), ⁧بُرْتُقَالِيّ(burtuqāliyy); ⁧بُنِّيّ(bunniyy), ⁧أَسْمَر(ʔasmar), ⁧أَشْعَل(ʔašʕal), ⁧أَشْهَل(ʔašhal)             أَصْفَر(ʔaṣfar), ⁧أَشْقَر(ʔašqar); ⁧قِشْدِيّ(qišdiyy)
            لِيمِيّ(līmiyy)             أَخْضَر(ʔaḵḍar), ⁧أَحْوَى(ʔaḥwā)             نَعْنَاعِيّ(naʕnāʕiyy), ⁧زُمُرُّدِيّ‎(zumurrudiyy)
            سَمَاوِيّ(samāwiyy), ⁧فَيْرُوزِيّ(fayrūziyy); ⁧حَذَفِيّ(ḥaḏafiyy), ⁧شَرْشِيرِيّ(šaršīriyy)             لَازُوَرْدِيّ(lāzuwardiyy), ⁧بَحْرِيّ‎(baḥriyy)             أَزْرَق(ʔazraq)
            بَنَفْسَجِيّ(banafsajiyy), ⁧فِرْفِيرِيّ(firfīriyy); ⁧نِيلِيّ(nīliyy)             فُوشِيّ(fūšiyy); ⁧أُرْجُوَانِيّ(ʔurjuwāniyy)             وَرْدِيّ(wardiyy), ⁧زَهْرِيّ(zahriyy)

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أَصْفَرَ (ʔaṣfara) IV, non-pastيُصْفِرُ⁩‎ (yuṣfiru)

  1. to empty, to void, to vacate, to evacuate, to free
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Etymology 3 edit

Elative of ⁧صَفْر(ṣafr, empty, void) and ⁧صِفْر(ṣifr, (same)) and ⁧صُفْر(ṣufr, (same)) and ⁧صَفِر(ṣafir, (same)) and ⁧صُفُر(ṣufur, (same)), from the root ⁧ص ف ر(ṣ-f-r).

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Adjective edit

أَصْفَر (ʔaṣfar)

  1. elative degree of صَفْر(ṣafr), elative degree of صِفْر(ṣifr), elative degree of صُفْر(ṣufr), elative degree of صَفِر(ṣafir), elative degree of صُفُر(ṣufur):
    1. emptier, more void; emptiest, most void
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أَصْفَرُ (ʔaṣfaru) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active indicative of صَفِرَ(ṣafira)

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أَصْفَرَ (ʔaṣfara) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active subjunctive of صَفِرَ(ṣafira)

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أَصْفَرْ (ʔaṣfar) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of صَفِرَ(ṣafira)

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أَصْفِرُ (ʔaṣfiru) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active indicative of صَفَرَ(ṣafara)

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أَصْفِرَ (ʔaṣfira) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active subjunctive of صَفَرَ(ṣafara)

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أَصْفِرْ (ʔaṣfir) (form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of صَفَرَ(ṣafara)

Etymology 5 edit

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أُصَفِّرُ (ʔuṣaffiru) (form II)

  1. first-person singular non-past active indicative of صَفَّرَ(ṣaffara)

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أُصَفِّرَ (ʔuṣaffira) (form II)

  1. first-person singular non-past active subjunctive of صَفَّرَ(ṣaffara)

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أُصَفِّرْ (ʔuṣaffir) (form II)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of صَفَّرَ(ṣaffara)

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أُصَفَّرُ (ʔuṣaffaru) (form II)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive indicative of صَفَّرَ(ṣaffara)

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أُصَفَّرَ (ʔuṣaffara) (form II)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive subjunctive of صَفَّرَ(ṣaffara)

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أُصَفَّرْ (ʔuṣaffar) (form II)

  1. first-person singular non-past passive jussive of صَفَّرَ(ṣaffara)

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أَصْفَرُّ (ʔaṣfarru) (form IX)

  1. first-person singular non-past active indicative of اِصْفَرَّ(iṣfarra)

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أَصْفَرَّ (ʔaṣfarra) (form IX)

  1. first-person singular non-past active subjunctive of اِصْفَرَّ(iṣfarra)
  2. first-person singular non-past active jussive of اِصْفَرَّ(iṣfarra)

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أَصْفَرِّ (ʔaṣfarri) (form IX)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of اِصْفَرَّ(iṣfarra)

References edit

South Levantine Arabic edit

Root
ص ف ر
1 term
 
وردة صفرا⁩ ― a yellow flower

Etymology edit

From Arabicأَصْفَر(ʔaṣfar).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ʔasˤ.far/, [ˈʔɑsˤ.fɑrˤ]
  • (file)

Adjective edit

أصفر (ʔaṣfar) (feminineصفرا(ṣafra), common pluralصفر(ṣufr))

  1. yellow

See also edit

Colors · ⁧الألوان(il-ʔalwān)
    أبيض(ʔabyaḍ, white)     أسود(ʔaswad, black)
         أحمر(ʔaḥmar, red), ⁧خمري(ḵamri, crimson)     رمادي(ramādi, grey), ⁧سكني(sakani, grey)
         بردقاني(burdʔāni, orange), ⁧بني(binni, brown)     أصفر(ʔaṣfar, yellow)
    أخضر(ʔaḵḍar, green)          أزرق(ʔazraʔ, blue), ⁧كحلي(kuḥli, navy)
    بنفسجي(banafsaji, violet), ⁧نهدي(nahdi, purple)     زهري(zahri, pink), ⁧ليلكي(lēlaki, lilac)