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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ن و م(n-w-m).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

نَامَ (nāma) I, non-past يَنَامُ‎‎ (yanāmu)

  1. to sleep
  2. to go to bed
  3. to go to sleep
  4. to abate, to subside, to let up, to calm down
  5. to be inactive, to be listless
  6. to be numb
  7. to neglect, to omit, to overlook
  8. to forget
  9. to be reassured, to accept, to assent, to acquiesce
  10. to trust, to have confidence in

ConjugationEdit

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

BaluchiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́man-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

NounEdit

نام (nám)

  1. name
  2. reputation
  3. designation

Egyptian ArabicEdit

VerbEdit

نام (nām) (perfect, imperfect ينام(yinām))

  1. to sleep

MalayEdit

NounEdit

نام (plural نام-نامor نام۲‎, informal 1st possessive نامکو‎, impolite 2nd possessive ناممو‎, 3rd possessive نامڽ‎)

  1. Jawi spelling of nama

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian 𐭭𐭠𐭬(nʾm /nām/), from Old Persian 𐎴𐎠𐎶 (nāma), from Proto-Iranian [Term?] (compare Kurdish nav, Pashto نوم(nūm), Avestan 𐬥𐬁𐬨𐬀𐬥(nāman-)) from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́man- (compare Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), Hindi नाम (nām)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name) (compare Greek όνομα (ónoma), Italian nome, Tocharian A ñom, Armenian անուն (anun), and English name).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Dari Persian نام
Iranian Persian
Tajik ном (nom)

نام (nâm) (plural نام‌ها(nâm-hấ))

  1. name
  2. reputation

InflectionEdit

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UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́man- (compare Persian نام(nâm)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name) (compare Greek όνομα (ónoma), Italian nome, Tocharian A ñom, Armenian անուն (anun), and English name).

NounEdit

نام (nāmm (Hindi spelling नाम)

  1. name

DeclensionEdit

Declension of نام
singular plural
direct نام(nām) نام(nām)
oblique نام(nām) ناموں(nāmõ)
vocative نام(nām) نامو(nāmo)