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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ز و ر(z-w-r).

VerbEdit

زَوِرَ (zawira) I, non-past يَزْوَرُ‎‎ (yazwaru)

  1. to incline
ConjugationEdit

VerbEdit

زَوَّرَ (zawwara) II, non-past يُزَوِّرُ‎‎ (yuzawwiru)

  1. to acknowledge as a visitor, to treat as a visitor

NounEdit

زَوْر (zawrm (plural أَزْوَار(ʾazwār))

  1. verbal noun of زَارَ(zāra) (form I)
  2. thorax, chest
DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

زَوَر (zawarm

  1. verbal noun of زَوِرَ (zawira) (form I)
  2. inclination
  3. crookedness, wryness, distortion
  4. distorted chest, asymmetrical thorax
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Middle Persian 𐭦𐭥𐭫(zwl /zūr/), and denominal verb.

NounEdit

زُور (zūrm

  1. lie, untruth, false testimony, perjury
DeclensionEdit

VerbEdit

زَوَّرَ (zawwara) II, non-past يُزَوِّرُ‎‎ (yuzawwiru)

  1. to call a lie, to impinge
  2. to forge, to counterfeit

ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from Middle Persian 𐭦𐭥𐭫(zwl /zōr/).

NounEdit

زُور (zūrm

  1. strength, force
DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Freytag, Georg (1833), “زور”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum, volume 2, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 265
  • Lane, Edward William (1863), “زور”, in Arabic-English Lexicon, London: Williams & Norgate, pages 1268–1269
  • Wehr, Hans; Kropfitsch, Lorenz (1985), “زور”, in Arabisches Wörterbuch für die Schriftsprache der Gegenwart (in German), 5th edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, published 2011, →ISBN, page 535

Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian زور(zor).

AdjectiveEdit

زور (zor)

  1. hard, difficult, exhausting

NounEdit

زور (zor)

  1. force, strength, power, energy, might
  2. violence, force
  3. compulsion, constraint
  4. difficulty
  5. necessity

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Turkish: zor
  • Bulgarian: зор (zor)
  • Serbo-Croatian: zȏr, зо̑р

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Persian [script needed] (zwhl /zōhr/), from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰéw-tlo-, from *ǵʰew- (to pour). Compare English god, God. See also Persian ژون(žun, idol).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

زور (zowr)

  1. libation

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Persian [script needed] (zwl /zōr/). Compare Old Armenian զաւր (zawr), an Iranian borrowing.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari Persian زور
Iranian Persian
Tajik зӯр (zür)

زور (zur)

  1. force, strength, power, might
  2. violence, force
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Middle Persian [script needed] (zʿwr /zūr/). Compare also Old Armenian զուր (zur), from Parthian.

NounEdit

زور (zur)

  1. (obsolete) lie, falsehood

DescendantsEdit

  • Arabic: زُور(zūr) (from Middle Persian)

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian زور(zor).

AdverbEdit

زور (zor)

  1. powerfully
  2. forcibly
  3. violently

NounEdit

زور (zorm (Hindi spelling ज़ोर)

  1. force, strength
  2. power, might
  3. exertion, stress
  4. violence
  5. capacity, ability