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شمع

ArabicEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

شَمَّعَ (šammaʿa) II, non-past يُشَمِّعُ‎ (yušammiʿu)

  1. to wax, to rub with wax

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

شَمْعٌ or شَمَعٌ (šamʿun or šamaʿunm (collective, singulative شَمْعَة f (šamʿa), plural شُمُوع (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 (šam'-hâ))

  1. candle

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian شمع, from Arabic شمع.

NounEdit

شمع (shamāfHindi spelling शमा

  1. candle