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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Semitic *paras-, compare Ge'ez ፈረሰ (färäsä, to demolish), Hebrew פְּרַס(parás, to divide), Aramaic פְּרַס(pᵊras, to divide), Akkadian 𒋻 (/parāsu/, to cut off). From the root ف ر س(f-r-s).

Also, from Proto-Semitic *paraš-, Aramaic פְרַשׁ(pᵊraš, to cut off).

Further, Arabic فَرَصَ(faraṣa, to slit), Hebrew פָּרַץ(pāraṣ, to breach), Akkadian 𒉺𒊏𒍮 (/parāṣu/, to lie, to break an oath or breach trust), Ge'ez ፈረጸ (färäṣä, to break open), Ugaritic 𐎔𐎗𐎕 (prṣ, to open), as well as Arabic فَرَضَ(faraḍa, to notch).

Also, Arabic فَرَقَ(faraqa, to separate), widespread in Semitic.

Also, Arabic فَرَثَ(faraṯa, to scatter), Aramaic פְּרַת(pᵊraṯ, to tear apart)

VerbEdit

فَرَسَ (farasa) I, non-past يَفْرِسُ‎‎ (yafrisu)

  1. to maul, to tear up, to tatter
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NounEdit

فَرْس (farsm

  1. verbal noun of فَرَسَ (farasa) (form I)
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Etymology 2Edit

Cognate with Hebrew פָּרָשׁ(pārā́š, horseman), Classical Syriac ܦܪܫܐ(parašā, horseman), Ge'ez ፈረስ (färäs, horse).

NounEdit

فَرَس (farasc (plural أَفْرَاس(ʾafrās))

  1. horse, mare
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DescendantsEdit
  • possibly Baldemu pilish and several Chadic words for the horse; see that entry
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Etymology 3Edit

From Old Persian 𐎱𐎠𐎼𐎿 (Pārsa).

NounEdit

فُرْس (fursm (collective, singulative فَارِسِيّ(fārisiyy))

  1. Persians, Persian people
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