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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from the passive participle of قَدَّسَ (qaddasa, to sanctify, to make holy, to consecrate), from the root ق د س (q-d-s).

AdjectiveEdit

مُقَدَّس (muqaddas) (feminine مُقَدَّسَة (muqaddasa), masculine plural مُقَدَّسُون (muqaddasūn))

  1. sacred, holy
  2. sanctified
  3. consecrated

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “قدس”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4

NounEdit

مُقَدَّس (muqaddasm (plural مُقَدَّسَات (muqaddasāt))

  1. sacred thing

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “قدس”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4

PersianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

مقدس (moqaddas)

  1. holy, sacred

UrduEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

مقدس (muqaddas)

  1. holy, sacred

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

مقدس (muqaddasm (plural مقدسین)

  1. (Christianity) saint (chiefly used by Urdu speaking Christians for their saints)

See alsoEdit

  1. مقدسہ (muqaddasā)