Definitions for safarsəˈfɑr

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. the second month of the Islamic calendar.

    Category: Eastern Religions

Origin of Safar:

< Ar ṣafar

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Safar, Saphar(noun)

    the second month of the Islamic calendar


  1. Safar(ProperNoun)

    The second month of the Islamic calendar.

  2. Origin: صفر


  1. Safar

    Safar is the second month in the Islamic calendar. The root of the name, صفر ṣafr, has three basic areas of meaning: 1 whistle, hiss, chirp; 2 be yellow, pale; 3 to be empty, devoid, vacant. The name of the month likely derives from the color yellow or vacancy.


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