ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the root ن ع م(n-ʿ-m). Cognate with Hebrew נָעַם(na‘ám, to please).

VerbEdit

نَعَمَ (naʿama) I, non-past يَنْعُمُor يَنْعَمُ‎‎ (yanʿumu or yanʿamu)
نَعِمَ (naʿima) I, non-past يَنْعَمُ‎‎ (yanʿamu)

  1. to live in comfort, to be pleased, to enjoy
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VerbEdit

نَعُمَ (naʿuma) I, non-past يَنْعُمُ‎‎ (yanʿumu)

  1. to be soft, to be delicate, to be fine
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نَعَّمَ (naʿʿama) II, non-past يُنَعِّمُ‎‎ (yunaʿʿimu)

  1. to pulverize
  2. to favor, to coddle, to pamper
ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

نَعَم (naʿamm (plural أَنْعَام(ʾanʿām))

  1. cattle, livestock
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PronunciationEdit
  • IPA(key): /na.ʕam/
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نَعَمْ (naʿam)

  1. yes

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

نَعُمُّ (naʿummu) (form I)

  1. first-person plural non-past active indicative of عَمَّ(ʿamma)

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نَعُمَّ (naʿumma) (form I)

  1. first-person plural non-past active subjunctive of عَمَّ(ʿamma)
  2. first-person plural non-past active jussive of عَمَّ(ʿamma)

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نَعُمِّ (naʿummi) (form I)

  1. first-person plural non-past active jussive of عَمَّ(ʿamma)

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نُعَمُّ (nuʿammu) (form I)

  1. first-person plural non-past passive indicative of عَمَّ(ʿamma)

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نُعَمَّ (nuʿamma) (form I)

  1. first-person plural non-past passive subjunctive of عَمَّ(ʿamma)
  2. first-person plural non-past passive jussive of عَمَّ(ʿamma)

VerbEdit

نُعَمِّ (nuʿammi) (form I)

  1. first-person plural non-past passive jussive of عَمَّ(ʿamma)

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

نَعْمَ (naʿma) (form I)

  1. first-person plural non-past active jussive of عَمِيَ(ʿamiya)

Etymology 4Edit

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نُعَمِّ (nuʿammi) (form II)

  1. first-person plural non-past active jussive of عَمَّى(ʿammā)

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نُعَمَّ (nuʿamma) (form II)

  1. first-person plural non-past passive jussive of عَمَّى(ʿammā)