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EtymologyEdit

Derived from the active participle of قَدَرَ (qadara), from the root ق د ر (q-d-r).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

قَادِر (qādir) (feminine قَادِرَة (qādira), masculine plural قادِرُون (qādirūn), feminine plural قادِرات (qādirāt), elative أَقْدَر (ʾaqdar))

  1. powerful
  2. capable, able (عَلَى (ʿalā) to)
  3. efficient, talented

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “قدر”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Arabic

Proper nounEdit

قادر (Qâder)

  1. A male given name, Ghader, Qader