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See also: باژ‎, باز‎, تاز‎, بار‎, پار‎, ثأر, and ثار

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PersianEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Persian [script needed] (tʾr /tār/, darkness), from Proto-Iranian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-European *temH-. Cognate to Avestan [script needed] (tąθra-), Khotanese [script needed] (ttāra-), Pashto تور (black), Ossetian тар (tar), Sanskrit तमिस्र (tamisra), Latin tenebrae.

AdjectiveEdit

تار (târ)

  1. dark
  2. obscure
  3. dim
  4. bleary

Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *ten- (to stretch); see there for more.

NounEdit

تار (târ) (plural تارها (târ-hâ))

  1. string
  2. cord
  3. tar (a classical musical instrument of Persia)
DescendantsEdit
  • → Armenian: թառ (tʿaṙ)

UrduEdit

NounEdit

تار (tārm (Hindi spelling तार)

  1. cord
  2. wire
  3. telegraph