क़िरमिज़

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Persian قرمز(qermez), from Arabic قِرْمِز(qirmiz), ultimately from Sanskrit कृमिज (kṛmija, worm-made).

NounEdit

क़िरमिज़ (qirmizm (Urdu spelling قرمز‎)

  1. kermes insect (Kermes ilicis, an insect found on the Kermes oak that is used to make crimson dyes)
  2. cochineal
  3. crimson, vermillion

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