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