See also: شم

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

س م م(s-m-m). Compare Hebrew סַם‎.

PronunciationEdit

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VerbEdit

سَمَّ (samma) I, non-past يَسُمُّ‎‎ (yasummu)

  1. to poison, to put poison
ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

سُمّ (summm (plural سُمُوم(sumūm) or سِمَام(simām))

  1. poison, toxin
  2. venom
  3. opening, hole
  4. eye (of a needle)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

سَمّ (sammm

  1. verbal noun of سَمَّ (samma) (form I)
DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

سَمّ (sammm (plural سُمُوم(sumūm))

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    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 7:40:
      إِنَّ ٱلَّذِينَ كَذَّبُوا بِآيَاتِنَا وَٱسْتَكْبَرُوا عَنْهَا لَا تُفَتَّحُ لَهُمْ أَبْوَابُ ٱلسَّمَاءِ وَلَا يَدْخُلُونَ ٱلْجَنَّةَ حَتَّى يَلِجَ ٱلْجَمَلُ فِي سَمِّ ٱلْخِيَاطِ
      ʾinna llaḏīna kaḏḏabū bi-ʾāyātinā wa-stakbarū ʿanhā lā tufattaḥu lahum ʾabwābu s-samāʾi wa-lā yadḵulūna l-jannata ḥattā yalija l-jamalu fī sammi l-ḵiyāṭi
      Indeed, those who deny Our verses and are arrogant toward them: the gates of Heaven will not be opened for them, nor will they enter Paradise until a camel enters into the eye of a needle.
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

سِمْ (sim) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of وَسَمَ(wasama)

VerbEdit

سُمْ (sum) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of وَسُمَ(wasuma)

Etymology 4Edit

VerbEdit

سَمِّ (sammi) (form II)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of سَمَّى(sammā)

Moroccan ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic سُمّ(summ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

سم (sammm (plural سموم(smūm) or سمومة(smūma))

  1. poison, toxin
  2. (figurative) jealousy
    علاش فيك السم؟‎‎
    ʕlāš fīk es-samm
    Why are you jealous?
    (literally, “Why is there poison inside you?”)

PashtoEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

سم (sëm)

  1. right, proper, correct

DeclensionEdit


PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Arabic سُمّ(summ).

NounEdit

سم (sam) (plural سموم‎)

  1. poison

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Persian [script needed] (swmb' /sumb/, hoof), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *ćapʰás.

NounEdit

سم (som)

  1. hoof