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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Parthian 𐫢𐫇𐫡(šwr /šōr/); campare with Middle Persian [script needed] (swr /sōr/). cognate with Northern Kurdish şor, sûr, Central Kurdish سوێر(swēr), Baluchi شور(šōr, šowr), سور(sowr), Harzani سور (sür) and Pashto ښرنه(ӽarǝ́na, saline). Perhaps from Proto-Iranian *sauraH (salty), from Proto-Indo-European *súHros (sour; salty)

AdjectiveEdit

Dari Persian شور
Iranian Persian شور
Tajiki Persian шӯр (šür)

شور (šur)

  1. salty

Etymology 2Edit

Derived from the verb شوریدن(šuridan), شولیدن(šulidan).

NounEdit

شور (šūr)

  1. excitement
  2. uproar, clamor
  3. Dastgāh-e Šur, one of the seven dastgahs of Persian Music.