شاعر

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from the active participle of شَعَرَ(šaʿara, to know).

NounEdit

شَاعِر (šāʿirm (plural شُعَرَاء(šuʿarāʾ), feminine شَاعِرَة(šāʿira))

  1. poet
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 23:224:
      وَٱلشُّعَرَاءُ يَتَّبِعُهُمُ ٱلْغَاوُونَ
      waš-šuʿarāʾu yattabiʿuhumu l-ḡāwūna
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. bard

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Azerbaijani: şair
  • Bashkir: шағир (šağir)
  • Persian: شاعر
  • Turkish: şair
  • Turkmen: şahyr
  • Uzbek: shoir

BaluchiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

شاعر (transliteration needed)

  1. poet

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Arabic شاعِر(šāʿir).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kabuli): IPA(key): /ʃɒːɪɾ/

NounEdit

شاعر (šâ'er) (plural شاعران(šâ'erân) or شاعرها(šâ'er-hâ) or شعرا(šo'arâ))

  1. poet

Derived termsEdit

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UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian شاعر(šâ'er), from Arabic شاعِر(šāʿir).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شاعر (śāyarm (plural شعراء, Hindi spelling शायर)

  1. poet

DeclensionEdit

(colloquial)

Declension of شاعر
singular plural
direct شاعر(śāyar) شاعر(śāyar)
oblique شاعر(śāyar) شاعروں(śāyarõ)
vocative شاعر(śāyar) شاعرو(śāyaro)

(standard)

Declension of شاعر
singular plural
direct شاعر(śāyar) شعراء(śorā)
oblique شاعر(śāyar) شعراء(śorā)
vocative شاعر(śāyar) شعراء(śorā)

See alsoEdit