موسى

See also: موسی

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Biblical Hebrew מֹשֶׁה(moše).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

مُوسَى (mūsām

  1. (Abrahamic religions) Moses
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 33:69:
      يَا أَيُّهَا الَّذِينَ آمَنُوا لَا تَكُونُوا كَالَّذِينَ آذَوْا مُوسَى فَبَرَّأَهُ اللَّهُ مِمَّا قَالُوا وَكَانَ عِنْدَ اللَّهِ وَجِيهًا
      yā ʾayyuhā allaḏīna ʾāmanū lā takūnū kāllaḏīna ʾāḏaw mūsā fabarraʾahu l-lahu mimmā qālū wakāna ʿinda l-lahi wajīhan
      O you who have believed, be not like those who abused Moses; then Allah cleared him of what they said. And he, in the sight of Allah, was distinguished.
  2. A male given name, Musa
DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Bashkir: Муса (Musa)
  • Catalan: Mussa
  • English: Musa
  • French: Moussa
  • Kazakh: Мұса (Musa)
  • Persian: موسی(Musâ)
  • Turkish: Musa

See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From the root م و س(m-w-s), meaning "to razor", "to cut", "to slice or trim"; ultimately from Proto-Afroasiatic *mVs- (knife, spear; iron).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

مُوسَى or مُوسًى (mūsā or mūsanf or m (construct state مُوسَى (mūsā), dual مُوسَيَانِ(mūsayāni), plural مَوَاسٍ(mawāsin) or مُوسَيَات(mūsayāt))

  1. razor, blade
  2. knife, pocketknife
DeclensionEdit