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شمع

ArabicEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

شَمَّعَ (šámmaʿa) (perfect, Verb form II)

  1. to wax, to rub with wax

NounEdit

شمع (šámʿ, šámaʿm (collective) ― شمعة f (šámʿa) (singulative), plural شموع (šumūʿ)‎

  1. wax
  2. candle

PersianEdit

Dari شمع
Iranian Persian شمع
Tajik шамъ (šamʾ)
شمع

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic شمع.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

شمع (šam') (plural شمع‌ها)

  1. candle

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian شمع, from Arabic شمع.

NounEdit

شمع (shamāfHindi spelling शमा

  1. candle