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Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

خَمَّ (ḵamma) I, non-past يَخِمُّor يَخُمُّ‎‎ (yaḵimmu or yaḵummu)

  1. to become stinking, to get rotten, to acquire a foul smell
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NounEdit

خَمّ (ḵammm

  1. verbal noun of خَمَّ (ḵamma) (form I)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See ق م م(q-m-m) with this meaning.

VerbEdit

خَمَّ (ḵamma) I, non-past يَخُمُّ‎‎ (yaḵummu)

  1. to sweep, to scoop
ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

خَمّ (ḵammm

  1. verbal noun of خَمَّ (ḵamma) (form I)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

From Persian خم(xum).

NounEdit

خُمّ (ḵummm (plural أَخْمَام(ʾaḵmām))

  1. coop for domestic birds to be fattened, pen for poultry, brooding cage, henhouse, pigeon’s home and the like
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PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

خم (xam)

  1. bent
  2. crooked
  3. curved

NounEdit

خم (xam)

  1. bend
  2. curve

Etymology 2Edit

From Classical Persian خنب(xunb), خمب(xumb), from Middle Persian [Book Pahlavi needed] (hwmb'), 𐫟𐫇𐫖𐫁(xwmb /xumb/, jug, pitcher).

NounEdit

خم (xom)

  1. cask, vat, jug