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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ظ ف ر (ẓ-f-r), inherited from Proto-Semitic *θ̣upr-, *θ̣ipr-.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

NounEdit

ظُفْر or ظُفُر or ظِفْر (ẓufr or ẓufur or ẓifrm (plural أَظْفَار (ʾaẓfār) or أَظْفُر (ʾaẓfur) or أَظَافِير (ʾaẓāfīr))

  1. fingernail
  2. claw
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ظ ف ر (ẓ-f-r).

VerbEdit

ظَفِرَ (ẓafira) I, non-past يَظْفَرُ‎ (yaẓfaru) [+ بِ (object)] and [+ عَلَى (object)]

  1. to triumph over, to win, to superate
  2. to win, to gain, to receive
ConjugationEdit

VerbEdit

ظَفَّرَ (ẓaffara) II, non-past يُظَفِّرُ‎ (yuẓaffiru)

  1. to grant victory
ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

ظَفَر (ẓafarm

  1. verbal noun of ظَفِرَ (ẓafira) (form I)
  2. obtainment, success, victory
  3. level ground
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit


AzerbaijaniEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic зәфәр
Roman zəfər
Perso-Arabic ظفر

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Arabic ظَفَر (ẓafar).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ظفر (zəfər) (definite accusative ظفری, plural ظفرلر)

  1. victory, triumph

DeclensionEdit


Hijazi ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic ظُفْر (ẓufr).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dˁifir/, [dˁe̞fe̞r]
    • IPA(key): /ðˁifir/ (alternative or rural pronunciation)

NounEdit

طِفِر (ḍifirm (plural أظافر ‎(ʾaḍāfir) or أظافير ‎(ʾaḍāfīr))

  1. nail
  2. fingernail

Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic ظَفَر (ẓafar).

NounEdit

ظفر (zafer)

  1. victory, triumph

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic ظَفَر (ẓafar).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ظفر (zafar)

  1. victory, triumph

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic ظَفَر (ẓafar).

NounEdit

ظفر (zafarm (Hindi spelling ज़फ़र)

  1. victory, triumph
  2. profit, gain
  3. success