لازم

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from the active participle of لَزِمَ(lazima, to be necessary, to be inseparable), from the root ل ز م(l-z-m).

AdjectiveEdit

لَازِم (lāzim) (feminine لَازِمَة(lāzima), masculine plural لَازِمُونَ(lāzimūna), feminine plural لَازِمَات(lāzimāt) or لَوَازِم(lawāzim), elative أَلْزَم(ʾalzam))

  1. necessary, urgent, unavoidable
  2. obligatory
  3. closely adhering to, inseparable, inherent
  4. entirely addicted or devoted to
  5. worthy, fit
  6. (grammar) intransitive, neuter
    Antonym: مُتَعَدٍّ(mutaʿaddin)

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North Levantine ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic لَازِم(lāzim, necessary, urgent).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɛːzɪm], [ˈleːzɪm]

AdverbEdit

لازم (lāzim)

  1. (false verb, followed by subjunctive verb) must; gotta
    لأ سوري، لازم تسأل حدا تاني
    Laʾ sōrī, lāzim tisʾal ḥadā tānī.
    No, sorry, you gotta ask someone else.

Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic لَازِم(lāzim).

AdjectiveEdit

لازم (lazım)

  1. necessary

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Mallouf, Nassif (1856) , “nécessaire”, in Dictionnaire français-turc, 2nd edition, Paris: Maisonneuve, page 503

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic لَازِم(lāzim).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kabuli): IPA(key): /lɒːzɪm/

AdjectiveEdit

لازم (lâzem)

  1. necessary

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UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

Persian لازم(lâzem), from Arabic لَازِم(lāzim).

AdjectiveEdit

لازم (lāzim) (Hindi spelling लाज़िम)

  1. necessary
    لازم ملزوم‎ ― closest friendship