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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Semitic *lišān-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

لِسَان ‎(lisānm, f ‎(plural أَلْسِنَة ‎(ʾalsina) or أَلْسُن ‎(ʾalsun))

  1. tongue
  2. language

DeclensionEdit


Hijazi ArabicEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ل س ن ‎(l-s-n)

NounEdit

لسان ‎(lisān)

  1. tongue

Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Arabic لِسَان ‎(lisān).

NounEdit

لسان ‎(lisân)

  1. language
  2. tongue

Derived termsEdit


UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Arabic لِسَان ‎(lisān).

NounEdit

لسان ‎(lisānf ‎(Hindi spelling लिसान)

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language

DeclensionEdit

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