abdest

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Turkish abdest, from Persian آبدست (âbdast), compound of آب (âb, water) and دست (dast, hand).

NounEdit

abdest (uncountable)

  1. Islamic act of washing parts of the body using water for ritual prayers and for handling and reading the Qur'an.

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish آبدست (âbdest), from Persian آبدست (âbdast).

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ǎbdest/
  • Hyphenation: ab‧dest

NounEdit

àbdest m (Cyrillic spelling а̀бдест)

  1. (Islam) abdest

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TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian آبدست (âbdast), compound of آب (âb, water) and دست (dast, hand).

NounEdit

abdest

  1. (Islam) abdest
Last modified on 6 April 2014, at 02:05