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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian دستور(dastur).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

دُسْتُور ‎(dustūrm ‎(plural دَسَاتِير(dasātīr)) — sometimes pronounced /desˈtūr/ (see one example below)

  1. (law, government) constitution
  2. rule, guideline
  3. set of rules
  4. action rule
  5. model
  6. Destour, former Tunisian political party

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Moungued Dictionary, Arabic - Arabic (القاموس المنجد – عربي عربي ) (2005)

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From دست(dast, hand) and اور(ur, fist).

NounEdit

دستور ‎(dastur) ‎(plural دستورها(dastur-hâ))

  1. command, order
  2. method, manner, procedure, way
  3. guideline, rule
  4. permission, leave, authority
  5. basis, foundation
  6. model, example, exemplar
  7. statesman, vizier
  8. grammar (دستور زبان(dastur-e zabân))