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See also: هَوُسَand هوش

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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ه و س (h-w-s).

VerbEdit

هَوِسَ (hawisa) I, non-past يَهْوَسُ‎ (yahwasu)

  1. to be confounded, to be dazzled
  2. to be manically obsessed, to be fanatical

VerbEdit

VerbEdit

هَوَّسَ (hawwasa) II, non-past يُهَوِّسُ‎ (yuhawwisu)

  1. to bedazzle, to baffle, to confound
  2. to infatuate, to make manic
  3. to be infatuated by, to be obsessed with

ConjugationEdit

NounEdit

هَوَس (hawasm

  1. verbal noun of هَوِسَ (hawisa) (form I)
  2. mania
  3. obsession

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

NounEdit

هَوْس (hawsm

  1. verbal noun of هَوَسَ (hawasa) (form I)

DeclensionEdit

AdjectiveEdit

هَوِس (hawis)

  1. libidinous, infatuated

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Freytag, Georg (1837), “هوس”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 4, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 417
  • Kazimirski, Albin de Biberstein (1860), “هوس”, in Dictionnaire arabe-français contenant toutes les racines de la langue arabe, leurs dérivés, tant dans l’idiome vulgaire que dans l’idiome littéral, ainsi que les dialectes d’Alger et de Maroc (in French), volume 2, Paris: Maisonneuve et Cie, page 1457
  • Wehr, Hans; Kropfitsch, Lorenz (2011), “هوس”, in Arabisches Wörterbuch für die Schriftsprache der Gegenwart (in German), 5th edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, →ISBN, page 1362

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic هَوَس (hawas).

NounEdit

Dari Persian هوس
Iranian Persian هوس
Tajiki Persian ҳавас (havas)

هوس (havas)

  1. desire
  2. lust