See also: Sitar, sitár, sítar, and sítař

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Hindi सितार (sitār) / Urdu ستار(sitār), from Persian سه‌تار(se-târ, literally three strings). Doublet of setar.

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NounEdit

sitar (plural sitars)

  1. (music) A Hindustani/Indian classical stringed instrument, typically having a gourd as its resonating chamber.

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CebuanoEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Undetermined.

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VerbEdit

sitar

  1. to accost; to approach and speak to boldly or aggressively, as with a demand or request

Etymology 2Edit

From English sitar, from Persian سه‌تار(se-târ, three strings).

NounEdit

sitar

  1. a sitar; a Hindustani/Indian classical stringed instrument, typically having a gourd as its resonating chamber

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Persian سه‌تار(se-târ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsitɑr/, [ˈs̠it̪ɑr]
  • Rhymes: -itɑr
  • Syllabification(key): si‧tar

NounEdit

sitar

  1. (music) sitar (instrument)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of sitar (Kotus type 6/paperi, no gradation)
nominative sitar sitarit
genitive sitarin sitarien
sitareiden
sitareitten
partitive sitaria sitareita
sitareja
illative sitariin sitareihin
singular plural
nominative sitar sitarit
accusative nom. sitar sitarit
gen. sitarin
genitive sitarin sitarien
sitareiden
sitareitten
partitive sitaria sitareita
sitareja
inessive sitarissa sitareissa
elative sitarista sitareista
illative sitariin sitareihin
adessive sitarilla sitareilla
ablative sitarilta sitareilta
allative sitarille sitareille
essive sitarina sitareina
translative sitariksi sitareiksi
instructive sitarein
abessive sitaritta sitareitta
comitative sitareineen
Possessive forms of sitar (type paperi)
possessor singular plural
1st person sitarini sitarimme
2nd person sitarisi sitarinne
3rd person sitarinsa

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FrenchEdit

NounEdit

sitar m (plural sitars)

  1. sitar

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian سه‌تار(se-târ), meaning “three strings”.

NounEdit

sitar m (invariable)

  1. (music) sitar

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Northern KurdishEdit

NounEdit

sitar f

  1. protection

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Hindi सितार (sitār).

PronunciationEdit

 

NounEdit

sitar m or (nonstandard) f (plural sitares)

  1. (music) sitar (Indian string instrument)

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown.

NounEdit

sitar m (plural sitari)

  1. Eurasian woodcock (Scolopax rusticola)

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SpanishEdit

NounEdit

sitar m (plural sitares)

  1. (music) sitar (Indian string instrument)

Further readingEdit

SwedishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Hindi सितार (sitār) and Urdu ستار(sitār), from Persian سه‌تار(se-târ).

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NounEdit

sitar c

  1. (music) sitar (Indian string instrument)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of sitar 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sitar sitaren sitarer sitarerna
Genitive sitars sitarens sitarers sitarernas

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