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اسم

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root verb سمى (sámmā, to name), from Proto-Semitic *šim-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

اِسْمٌ (ismm, plurals أَسْمَاءٌ‎ (ʾasmāʾ) or أَسَامٍ‎ (ʾasāmin)

  1. name
    بِسْمِ اللهِbi-smi llāh ― in the name of God
    بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِb-ism-illāh ir-raħmān ir-raħīm ― in the name of God, the Merciful, the Compassionate
  2. appellation
  3. reputation, prestige
  4. (grammar) noun

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DescendantsEdit


AzeriEdit

NounEdit

اسم (isim)

  1. Alternative spelling of ایسیم.

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Arabic اِسْم (’ism), from the root verb سمى (sámmā, to name), from Proto-Semitic *šim-.

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

اسم (Rumi spelling isim)

  1. name (word or phrase indicating a particular person, place, class or thing)

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Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Arabic إسم ('ism), from the root verb سمى (sámmā, to name), from Proto-Semitic *šim-.

NounEdit

اسم (ism, isim)

  1. name
  2. (grammar) noun

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PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Arabic إسم ('ism), from the root verb سمى (sámmā, to name), from Proto-Semitic *šim-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari اسم
Iranian Persian اسم
Tajik исм (ism)

اسم (esm) (plural اسم‌ها or اسامی)

  1. name
  2. appellation
  3. (grammar) noun

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Tunisian ArabicEdit

NounEdit

اِسْمْ (ʾismm

  1. name
    شِسْمِكْ ؟
    šismik
    What's your name?
  2. noun
  3. title
    مَا خْتَارِشْ اِسْمْ بَاهِي لِكْتَابُو
    mā ḫtāriš ʾism bāhī liktābū
    He didn't choose a good title for his book
  4. first name

UrduEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowing from Sanskrit.

AdjectiveEdit

اسم (asam) — Hindi spelling: असम

  1. unequal
  2. uneven
  3. dissimilar
  4. unusual

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowing from Arabic إسم ('ism), from the root verb سمى (sámmā, to name), from Proto-Semitic *šim-.

NounEdit

اسم (ismmHindi spelling इस्म

  1. name
  2. substantive
  3. (grammar) noun
  4. appellation
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