نماز

Ottoman TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian نماز(namâz).

NounEdit

نماز (namâz)

  1. (Islam) prayer

PersianEdit

 
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Dari Persian نماز
Iranian Persian
Tajik намоз (namoz)

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Persian 𐭥𐭮𐭢𐭣𐭤(OSGDE /namāz/, reverence, prostration, prayer) / 𐬥𐬀𐬨𐬁𐬰(namāz), from Proto-Iranian *námah from Proto-Indo-Iranian *námas (to bow, prostrate), from Proto-Indo-European *némos ((place of) sacrifice, worship). Compare Sanskrit नमस् (namas), Ancient Greek νέμος (némos), Latin nemus.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kabuli): IPA(key): /namɒːz/

NounEdit

نماز (namâz) (plural نمازها(namâz-hâ))

  1. prayer
    نماز جمعه‎ ― namâz-e jom'eFriday prayers
  2. (Islam) salat

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ReferencesEdit

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “namāz”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press

UrduEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian نماز(namâz).

NounEdit

نماز (namāzf (Hindi spelling नमाज़)

  1. salat
  2. prayer