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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