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ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root و ت ر ‎(w-t-r).

VerbEdit

وَتَرَ ‎(watara) I, non-past يَتِرُ‎ (yatiru)

  1. to string (as a bow), to provide with a string
  2. to wrong, to harm, to cheat, to dupe
ConjugationEdit
ReferencesEdit
  • Wehr, Hans (1976), “وتر”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 3rd edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-001-8

VerbEdit

وَتَّرَ ‎(wattara) II, non-past يُوَتِّرُ‎ (yuwattiru)

  1. to stretch, to strain, to draw tight, to pull taut
ConjugationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

وَتْر or وِتْر ‎(watr or witr)

  1. uneven
  2. odd (numbers)
DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

وَتَر ‎(watarm ‎(plural أَوْتَار ‎(ʾawtār))

  1. string
  2. (anatomy) sinew, tendon
  3. (geometry, music) chord
  4. (geometry) hypotenuse
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

وَتْر ‎(watrm

  1. verbal noun of وَتَرَ ‎(watara) (form I)
DeclensionEdit
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