See also: سرف‎, شرق‎, سرق, and سرڤ

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ش ر ف(š-r-f).

VerbEdit

شَرُفَ (šarufa) I, non-past يَشْرُفُ‎‎ (yašrufu)

  1. to be noble, to be highborn, to be illustrious, to be eminent, to be distinguished, to be high-ranking
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

شَرَّفَ (šarrafa) II, non-past يُشَرِّفُ‎‎ (yušarrifu)

  1. to make noble, to ennoble, to make illustrious, to make eminent, to elevate, to exalt, to honor
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

شَرَف (šarafm

  1. verbal noun of شَرُفَ (šarufa) (form I)
  2. elevated place
  3. high rank, nobility, distinction, eminence, dignity
  4. honor, glory
    Antonym: عَار(ʿār)
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Ottoman Turkish: شرف
  • Uzbek: sharaf

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

شُرُف (šuruff pl

  1. plural of شُرْفَة(šurfa)