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See also: ضراط

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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Aramaic, from Latin strāta. Possibly from Middle Persian slt' (srat, street). Compare Sanskrit सृति (sṛti, road, path).

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

صِرَاط (ṣirāṭm

  1. path, way
    • Qur'an 1:6
      ٱهْدِنَا ٱلصِّرَٰطَ ٱلْمُسْتَقِيمَ
      ihdinā aṣ-ṣirāṭa l-mustaqīma
      Guide us to the straight path

DeclensionEdit

Alternative formsEdit


PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic.

NounEdit

صراط (serât)

  1. road, street

ReferencesEdit

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “srat”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press