روح

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root verb راح (ráwwaħa), to fan, from Proto-Semitic *rūḥ- (to blow, breathe; spirit). Cognate with Aramaic רוחא (rūħā, rūħo), Hebrew רוח (ruaħ).

Noun[edit]

رُوح (rūħm, f, plural أَرْوَاح (’arwāħ)‎

  1. spirit (all senses)
  2. soul, breath of life
  3. essence
  4. life
  5. ghost
  6. gun barrel

رَوْح (rauħm

  1. refreshment

Persian[edit]

Noun[edit]

روح (ruh) (plural ارواح or روح‌ها)

  1. spirit
  2. soul
  3. essence
  4. ghost

Derived terms[edit]