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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ف ه م(f-h-m).

Pronunciation 1Edit

NounEdit

فَهْم (fahmm

  1. verbal noun of فَهِمَ (fahima) (form I)
  2. understanding, comprehension
DeclensionEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Armenian: ֆահմ (fahm), ֆայմ (faym)
  • Azerbaijani: fəhm
  • Indonesian: paham
  • Malay: faham
  • Persian: فهم(fahm)
  • Tajik: фаҳм (fahm)

Pronunciation 2Edit

  • IPA(key): /fa.hi.ma/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

فَهِمَ (fahima) I, non-past يَفْهَمُ‎‎ (yafhamu)

  1. to understand
  2. to learn
  3. to observe
  4. to comprehend
ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “فهم”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

AzerbaijaniEdit

Other scripts
Cyrillic
Roman fəhm
Perso-Arabic فهم

NounEdit

فهم (usually uncountable, definite accusative فهمی‎)

  1. Arabic spelling of fəhm (understanding)

Egyptian ArabicEdit

VerbEdit

فهم (fíhim) (perfect, imperfect يفهم(yífham), Verb form I)

  1. understand
    انتى بتفهمي؟
    Inti btifhámi?
    Do you understand? (to a woman)
    انت بتفهم؟
    Inta btífham?
    Do you understand? (to a man)
    انا ما بفهمش.
    Ana ma bafhámš.
    I don't understand.

ConjugationEdit


PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic فَهْم(fahm).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /fæhm/, [fæhm], [fæː(h)m]

NounEdit

فهم (fahm)

  1. understanding
  2. comprehension
  3. intellect

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