bahr

noun

ˈbär,
ˈbȧ(r
plural -s
: a body of water (such as a lake, river, or sea)

Word History

Etymology

Arabic baḥr

First Known Use

1875, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bahr was in 1875

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“Bahr.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bahr. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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