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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