طيارة

See also: طیاره

ArabicEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From the Arabic root ط ي ر(ṭ-y-r), related to flying. Seemingly as the word for an airplane coined first in Ottoman Turkish طیاره(tayyare) around 1910.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /tˤaj.jaː.ra/
    • (Moroccan) IPA(key): /tˤij.jaː.ra/

NounEdit

 
طَيَّارَة

طَيَّارَة (ṭayyāraf (plural طَيَّارَات(ṭayyārāt))

  1. (obsolete) a kind of skiff, a festive ferryboat, also طَيَّار(ṭayyār)
  2. airplane
  3. feminine equivalent of طَيَّار(ṭayyār, pilot)

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

طِيَارَة (ṭiyāraf

  1. elegance, grace, vigor; haughtiness, levity in character
  2. ornithology, bird studies

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Amharic: ጠየረ (ṭäyärä, to be decked in exquisite garments)

ReferencesEdit

  • Agius, Dionisius A. (2008) Classic Ships of Islam. From Mesopotamia to the Indian Ocean (Handbook of Oriental Studies; 92), Leiden: Brill, pages 303–304
  • Nişanyan, Sevan (2002–), “tayyare”, in Nişanyan Sözlük
  • Lewis, Geoffrey (1999) The Turkish Language Reform: A Catastrophic Success, Oxford, New York: Oxford University Press, page 109

Hijazi ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic طَيَّارَة(ṭayyāra).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

طيارة (ṭayyāraf (plural طيارات(ṭayyārāt))

  1. airplane, aircraft
  2. feminine equivalent of طيار(ṭayyār, pilot)

Moroccan ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Root
ط ي ر

From Arabic طَيَّارَة(ṭayyāra).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

طيارة (ṭiyyāraf (plural طيارات(ṭiyyārāt) or طياير(ṭyāyir))

  1. airplane, aircraft