ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NumeralEdit

خَمْس (ḵamsf (masculine خَمْسَة(ḵamsa))

  1. feminine of خَمْسَة(ḵamsa, five)

Etymology 2Edit

Arabic numbers (edit)
 ←  4 ٥
5
6  → 
    Cardinal: خَمْسَة(ḵamsa)
    Ordinal: خَامِس(ḵāmis)
    Multiplier: خُمَاسِيّ(ḵumāsiyy), مُخَمَّس(muḵammas)
    Distributive: خُمَاسَ(ḵumāsa)
    Fractional: خُمُس (ḵumus), خُمْس (ḵums)

From the root خ م س(ḵ-m-s); compare خَمْسَة(ḵamsa, five).

NounEdit

خُمُس or خُمْس (ḵumus or ḵumsm (plural أَخْمَاس(ʾaḵmās))

  1. one fifth
DeclensionEdit
See alsoEdit