See also: Sitar, sitár, and sítar

EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Hindi सितार (sitār) / Urdu ستار(sitār), form Persian سه‌تار(se-târ, literally three strings).

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]
  • Hyphenation: 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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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

sitar m (invariable)

  1. (music) sitar

KurdishEdit

NounEdit

sitar f

  1. protection (process of keeping safe)


This Kurdish entry was created from the translations listed at protection. It may be less reliable than other entries, and may be missing parts of speech or additional senses. Please also see sitar in the Kurdish Wiktionary. This notice will be removed when the entry is checked. (more information) November 2008


PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Hindi सितार (sitār).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

sitar m or f (nonstandard) (plural sitares)

  1. (music) sitar (Indian string instrument)

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

sitar m (plural sitares)

  1. (music) sitar (Indian string instrument)