See also: امر, آمر, and إمر

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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ء م ر(ʾ-m-r). Cognate to Hebrew אמר(amár, to say).

VerbEdit

أَمَرَ ‎(ʾamara) I, non-past يَأْمُرُ‎ (yaʾmuru)

  1. to order, to command, to bid, to instruct
  2. to commission, to charge, to entrust
ConjugationEdit

VerbEdit

أَمُرَ or أَمَرَ ‎(ʾamara or ʾamura) I, non-past يَأْمُرُ‎ (yaʾmuru)

  1. to become an emir
ConjugationEdit
ReferencesEdit
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “أمر”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4

Etymology 2Edit

Causative of أَمَرَ(ʾamara, to become an emir) and أَمُرَ(ʾamura, (same)).

VerbEdit

أَمَّرَ ‎(ʾammara) II, non-past يُؤَمِّرُ‎ (yuʾammiru)

  1. to invest with authority, to make an emir
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

أَمْر ‎(ʾamrm ‎(plural أَوَامِر(ʾawāmir))

  1. verbal noun of أَمَرَ(ʾamara) (form I)
  2. order, command, instruction
  3. ordinance, decree
  4. power, authority
  5. (grammar) imperative
DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

أَمْر ‎(ʾamrm ‎(plural أُمُور(ʾumūr))

  1. matter, affair, concern
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 4Edit

Elative of مُرّ(murr, bitter, severe, sharp, painful) and مَرِير(marīr, firm, strong), from the root م ر ر(m-r-r).

AdjectiveEdit

أَمَرّ ‎(ʾamarr) ‎(feminine مُرَّى(murrā))

  1. elative degree of مَرِير(marīr):
    1. firmer, stronger; firmest, strongest
  2. elative degree of مُرّ(murr):
    1. bitterer; bitterest
    2. more severe; most severe
    3. sharper; sharpest
    4. more painful; most painful
DeclensionEdit
ReferencesEdit
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “مر”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4

Etymology 5Edit

VerbEdit

أَمُرُّ ‎(ʾamurru) ‎(form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active indicative of مَرَّ(marra)

VerbEdit

أَمُرَّ ‎(ʾamurra) ‎(form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active subjunctive of مَرَّ(marra)
  2. first-person singular non-past active jussive of مَرَّ(marra)

VerbEdit

أَمُرِّ ‎(ʾamurri) ‎(form I)

  1. first-person singular non-past active jussive of مَرَّ(marra)