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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ن و م(n-w-m).

Pronunciation 1Edit

  • IPA(key): /naw.wa.ma/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

نَوَّمَ (nawwama) II, non-past يُنَوِّمُ‎‎ (yunawwimu)

  1. to lull to sleep, to put to bed, to put to sleep, to make lie down
  2. to anesthetize, to deaden, to numb
ConjugationEdit
 
نَوْم

Pronunciation 2Edit

NounEdit

نَوْم (nawmm

  1. verbal noun of نَامَ(nāma) (form I)
  2. sleep, slumber
DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Dozy, Reinhart Pieter Anne (1881), “نوم”, in Supplément aux dictionnaires arabes, volume 2, Leiden: E. J. Brill, pages 740
  • Freytag, Georg (1837), “نوم”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum, volume 4, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 355
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “نوم”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN, page 1187

PashtoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Iranian (compare Persian نام(nâm), Kurdish nav, 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).

NounEdit

نوم (num?

  1. name

PersianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Arabic نَوْم(nawm).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

نوم (nowm)

  1. (rare) sleep
SynonymsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Compare نام(nâm).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

نوم (num)

  1. (dialectal) name

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

نوم (nōm)

  1. (Sistani) name