See also: निमाज

HindiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Persian نماز (namâz) from Middle Persian 𐭥𐭮𐭢𐭣𐭤 (namāč, namāz, reverence, prostration, prayer) / 𐬥𐬀𐬨𐬁𐬰 (namāz), from the Proto-Indo-Iranian root *namas- (to bow, prostrate). Compare Sanskrit नमस् (namas).

NounEdit

नमाज़ (namāzf (Urdu spelling نماز)

  1. (Islam) prayer