Chagatai edit

Etymology edit

From Classical Persianنماز(namāz).

Noun edit

نماز⁩ (namaz)

  1. (Islam) prayer, salat

Derived terms edit

Descendants edit

  • Uyghur: ⁧ناماز(namaz)
  • Uzbek:
    Latin script: namoz
    Cyrillic script: намоз

Further reading edit

  • Schluessel, Eric (2018), “نماز”, in An Introduction to Chaghatay: A Graded Textbook for Reading Central Asian Sources, Michigan Publishing, page 198

Ottoman Turkish edit

Etymology edit

From Classical Persianنماز(namāz).

Noun edit

نماز (namâz)

  1. (Islam) prayer

Descendants edit

Further reading edit

Persian edit

 
Persian Wikipedia has an article on:
نماز
Wikipedia fa

Etymology edit

From Middle Persian𐭥𐭮𐭢𐭣𐭤(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.

Pronunciation edit

 

Readings
Classical reading? namāz
Dari reading? namāz
Iranian reading? namâz
Tajik reading? namoz

Noun edit

Dari نماز
Iranian Persian
Tajik намоз

نماز (namâz) (pluralنمازها(namâz-hâ))

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

Inflection edit

    Enclitic-attached forms of ⁧نماز(namâz) (Iranian Persian)
    Basic forms of ⁧نماز(namâz)
singular plural
bare نماز
(namâz)
نماز‌ها
(namâz-hấ)
نمازا
(namâzấ)
definitive direct object نماز را
(namâz râ)
نماز رو
(namâzo)
نماز‌ها را
(namâz-hấ râ)
نمازا رو
(namâzấ ro)
ezâfe نماز
(namâz-e)
نماز‌های
(namâz-hấ-ye)
نمازای
(namâzấ-ye)
marked indefinite
or relative definite
نمازی
(namâz-i)
نماز‌هایی
(namâzấn-i, namâz-hấ-i)
نمازایی
(namâzấi)
Colloquial.
    Possessive forms of ⁧نماز(namâz)
singular plural
1st person singular
(“my”)
نمازم
(namâzam)
نماز‌هایم
(namâz-hấyam)
نماز‌هام، نمازام
(namâzấm)
2nd person singular
(“your”)
نمازت
(namâzat)
[Term?]
(namâzet)
نماز‌هایت
(namâz-hấyat)
نماز‌هات، نمازات
(namâzất)
3rd person singular
(“his, her, its”)
نمازش
(namâzaš)
[Term?]
(namâzeš)
نماز‌هایش
(namâz-hấyaš)
نماز‌هاش، نمازاش
(namâzấš)
1st plural
(“our”)
نمازمان
(namâzemân)
نمازمون
(namâzemun)
نماز‌هایمان
(namâz-hấyemân)
نماز‌هامون، نمازامون
(namâzấmun)
2nd plural
(“your”)
نمازتان
(namâzetân)
نمازتون
(namâzetun)
نماز‌هایتان
(namâz-hấyetân)
نماز‌هاتون، نمازاتون
(namâzấtun)
3rd plural
(“their”)
نمازشان
(namâzešân)
نمازشون
(namâzešun)
نماز‌هایشان
(namâz-hấyešân)
نماز‌هاشون، نمازاشون
(namâzấšun)
Colloquial.

Related terms edit

Descendants edit

References edit

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

Urdu edit

 
Urdu Wikipedia has an article on:
نماز
Wikipedia ur

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Classical Persianنماز(namāz).

Pronunciation edit

  • (Standard Urdu) IPA(key): /nə.mɑːz/
  • (file)
  • (Europe, Overseas) IPA(key): /nɪ.mɑːz/
  • Rhymes: -ɑːz
  • Hyphenation: ⁧نَ‧ماز

Noun edit

نَماز (namāzf (Hindi spelling नमाज़)

  1. (Islam) salat, prayer (worship)
    Synonym:صَلات(ṣalāt)
  2. (figuratively) devotion, idolization
  3. (Sufism) This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

Declension edit

Declension of ⁧نماز
singular plural
direct نماز(namāz) نمازیں(namāzẽ)
oblique نماز(namāz) نمازوں(namāzõ)
vocative نماز(namāz) نمازو(namāzo)

Related terms edit

Further reading edit

  • نماز”, in اُردُو لُغَت(urdū luġat) (in Urdu), Ministry of Education: Government of Pakistan, 2017.
  • نماز”, in ریخْتَہ لُغَت(rexta luġat) - Rekhta Dictionary [Urdu dictionary with meanings in Hindi & English] (in English), Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2024.
  • Qureshi, Bashir Ahmad (1971), “نماز”, in Kitabistan's 20th Century Standard Dictionary‎, Lahore: Kitabistan Pub. Co.