See also: قمand ق. م.

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *pay-. Cognate with Hebrew פֶּה(), Aramaic פּוּמָא(pūmā).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fam/
  • (file)

NounEdit

فَم (famm (construct state فُو() or فَم (fam), dual فَمَان(famān) or فَمَوَان(famawān) or فَمَيَان(famayān), plural أَفْوَاه(ʾafwāh))

  1. mouth
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 9:32:
      يُرِيدُونَ أَن يُطْفِئُوا نُورَ اللَّهِ بِأَفْوَاهِهِمْ
      yurīdūna ʾan yuṭfiʾū nūra l-lahi biʾafwāhihim
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 13:14:
      وَالَّذِينَ يَدْعُونَ مِن دُونِهِ لَا يَسْتَجِيبُونَ لَهُم بِشَيْءٍ إِلَّا كَبَاسِطِ كَفَّيْهِ إِلَى الْمَاءِ لِيَبْلُغَ فَاهُ وَمَا هُوَ بِبَالِغِهِ
      wāllaḏīna yadʿūna min dūnihi lā yastajībūna lahum bišayʾin ʾillā kabāsiṭi kaffayhi ʾilā l-māʾi liyabluḡa fāhu wamā huwa bibāliḡihi
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. muzzle
  3. orifice, aperture, hole, vent
  4. mouth (of a river)
  5. mouthpiece (of pipe or cigarette), cigarette holder
    آلَة الْفَم(ʾālat al-fam, wind instrument)

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Egyptian ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic فَم(fam).

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

فم (fummm (plural أَفْمَام(afmām))

  1. mouth
    Synonym: بق(buʾʾ)
  2. muzzle
  3. orifice, aperture, hole, vent
  4. mouthpiece (of pipe or cigarette), cigarette holder

Hijazi ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic فَم(fam).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

فم (fammm (plural أَفْمَام(ʾafmām))

  1. mouth

Moroccan ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic فَم(fam).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

فم (fummm (plural فواه(fwāh) or فمام(fmām))

  1. mouth
    Synonym: فا()