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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ن ظ م (n-ẓ-m), related to نَظَمَ (naẓama, to arrange).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ni.ðˁaːm/
  • (file)

NounEdit

نِظَام (niẓāmm (plural نِظَامَات (niẓāmāt) or نُظُم (nuẓum) or أَنْظِمَة (ʾanẓima))

  1. system
  2. regularity
  3. order
  4. method
  5. rule
  6. (politics) regime: perhaps short for نِظَام الْحُكْم (niẓām al-ḥukm, system of rule)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic نِظَام (niẓām).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

نظام (nezâm)

  1. system
  2. order
  3. military

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UrduEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Persian نظام, from Arabic نِظَام (niẓām).

NounEdit

نظام (nizām) m

  1. system
  2. order
  3. composition
  4. foundation, basis
  5. habit
  6. institution
  7. administrator
  8. composer
  9. arranger

Etymology 2Edit

From Persian, from Arabic نَظَّام (naẓẓām).

NounEdit

نظام (nazzām) m

  1. governor
  2. administrator
  3. ruler
  4. prince
  5. lord
  6. composer

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