سافر

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root س ف ر(s-f-r); compare سَفَر(safar, journey, travel).

VerbEdit

سَافَرَ (sāfara) III, non-past يُسَافِرُ‎‎ (yusāfiru)

  1. to travel

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

سَافِرٌ (sāfirunm (plural سَفَرَة(safara))

  1. writer
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 80:15-16:
      بِأَيْدِي سَفَرَةٍ كِرَامٍ بَرَرَةٍ
      bi-ʾaydī safaratin kirāmin bararatin
      In the hands of scribes, noble and dutiful.