See also: سعرand ش ع ر

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ش ع ر(š-ʿ-r).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

شَعَرَ (šaʿara) I, non-past يَشْعُرُ‎‎ (yašʿuru)

  1. to know, to have knowledge, to be cognizant
  2. to realize, to notice, to come to know
  3. to perceive, to feel, to sense
  4. to be conscious, to be aware
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Semitic *śaʿr- (hair).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʃa.ʕar/
  • (file)

NounEdit

شَعْر or شَعَر (šaʿr or šaʿarm (plural أَشْعَار(ʾašʿār) or شُعُور(šuʿūr))

  1. hair
  2. bristles
  3. fur, pelt
  4. cracks, hairline cracks (in a vase)
DeclensionEdit
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Etymology 3Edit

From the root ش ع ر(š-ʿ-r).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شِعْر (šiʿrm (plural أَشْعَار(ʾašʿār))

  1. knowing, knowledge
    لَيْتَ شِعْرِي‎‎ ― layta šiʿrīI wish I knew
  2. noticing, perception, sensation
  3. poetry, poem, verses
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 4Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شُعُر (šuʿurm pl

  1. plural of شِعَار(šiʿār)

ReferencesEdit

  • Freytag, Georg (1833), “شعر”, 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, pages 426–427
  • Kazimirski, Albin de Biberstein (1860), “شعر”, in Dictionnaire arabe-français contenant toutes les racines de la langue arabe, leurs dérivés, tant dans l’idiome vulgaire que dans l’idiome littéral, ainsi que les dialectes d’Alger et de Maroc (in French), volume 1, Paris: Maisonneuve et Cie, pages 1236–1238
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884), “شعر”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary[1], London: W.H. Allen, page 544
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “شعر”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Moroccan ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic شَعْر(šaʿr).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شعر (šʕarm (collective, singulative شعرة‎ f (šaʕra), plural شعور(šʕūr) or شعورات(šʕūrāt))

  1. hair
  2. bristles
  3. fur
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Arabic شِعْر(šiʿr).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شعر (šiʕrm (plural أشعار(ʔašʕār))

  1. poetry

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic شِعْر(šiʿr).

PronunciationEdit

Dari Persian شعر
Iranian Persian
Tajik шеър (šeʾr)

NounEdit

شعر (še'r) (plural شعرها(še'r-hâ) or اشعار(aš'âr))

  1. poem
  2. poetry

SynonymsEdit

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DescendantsEdit

  • Bashkir: шиғыр (šiğïr)

UrduEdit

NounEdit

شعر (śerm (Hindi spelling शेर)

  1. couplet (of Urdu poetry)
  2. verse (of Urdu poetry)