مطار

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Noun of place from the verb طَارَ(ṭāra, to fly), from the root ط ي ر(ṭ-y-r).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

مَطَار (maṭārm (plural مَطَارَات(maṭārāt))

  1. airport, airfield
    • 2021 June 15, “تحذير لتركيا من تولي هذه المهمة.. طالبان ترفض تأمين الناتو مطار كابل وقتلى بهجوم شرقي البلاد”, in Al Jazeera[1]:
      أَعْلَنَتْ حَرَكَةُ طَالِبَانَ ٱلْأَفْغَانِيَّةُ أَنَّهَا تَعْتَبِرُ قَرَارَ حِلْفِ شَمَالِ ٱلْأَطْلَسِيِّ "نَاتُو" (NATO) إِبْقَاءَ قُوَّاتِهِ لِتَأْمِينِ مَطَارِ كَابُلَ ٱلدُّوَلِيِّ ٱسْتِمْرَارًا لِٱحْتِلَالِ أَفْغَانِسْتَانَ، []
      ʾaʿlanat ḥarakatu ṭālibāna l-ʾafḡāniyyatu ʾannahā taʿtabiru qarāra ḥilfi šamāli l-ʾaṭlasiyyi "nātū" (NATO) ʾibqāʾa quwwātihi litaʾmīni maṭāri kābula d-duwaliyyi stimrāran liḥtilāli ʾafḡānistāna, []
      The Taliban declared that it considers the decision of the NATO to keep its forces to secure Kabul International Airport as a continuation of the occupation of Afghanistan. []

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

South Levantine ArabicEdit

Root
ط ي ر
 
أوّل مطار في فلسطين انفتح بالقدس‎‎ ― the first airport in Palestine opened in Jerusalem

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic مَطَار(maṭār).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ma.tˤaːr/, [maˈtˤɑːrˤ]
  • (file)

NounEdit

مطار (maṭārm (plural مطارات(maṭārāt))

  1. airport

See alsoEdit