See also: چیز‎, خير‎, خیز‎, خیر‎, جيز, and خ ي ر

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Aramaic גִיר‎ / ܓܝܪ(gīr), from Akkadian 𒌋𒀜 (kīru), from Sumerian 𒌋𒀜 (gir, lime kiln).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

جِير (jīrm

  1. chalk, lime
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Denominal verb of جِير(jīr, chalk, lime).

VerbEdit

جَيَّرَ (jayyara) II, non-past يُجَيِّرُ‎‎ (yujayyiru)

  1. to plaster with chalk or lime
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Denominal verb of جِيرُو(jīrō, endorsement) for Italian girare.

VerbEdit

جَيَّرَ (jayyara) II, non-past يُجَيِّرُ‎‎ (yujayyiru)

  1. (finance) to endorse, to make an assignment
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 4Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

جِيرَ (jīra) (form I)

  1. third-person masculine singular past passive of جَارَ(jāra)

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