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Borrowing from Turkish abdest, from Persian آبدست (âbdast), compound of آب (âb, water) and دست (dast, hand).

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abdest (uncountable)

  1. Islamic act of washing parts of the body using water for ritual prayers and for handling and reading the Qur'an; Synonym of wudu

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish آبدست (âbdest), from Persian آبدست (âbdast).

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  • IPA(key): /ǎbdest/
  • Hyphenation: ab‧dest

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àbdest m (Cyrillic spelling а̀бдест)

  1. (Islam) abdest

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EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish آبدست (âbdest, abdest), from Persian آبدست (âbdast), compound of آب (âb, water) and دست (dast, hand).

NounEdit

abdest (definite accusative abdesti, plural abdestler)

  1. (Islam) abdest

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