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عظم

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Cognate to Hebrew עֶצֶם ('étsem) and Aramaic עַטְמָא (ʿaṭmā).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

عَظْم (ʿaẓmm (plural عِظَام (ʿiẓām))

  1. bone
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root ع ظ م (ʿ-ẓ-m); compare عَظِيم (ʿaẓīm, great, powerful, important).

NounEdit

عِظَم or عُظْم (ʿiẓam or ʿuẓmm

  1. greatness, magnitude, power
  2. pomp
  3. bulk, extent, thickness
  4. importance
  5. pride
  6. crowd multitude
DeclensionEdit
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