شمع

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

شَمَّعَ (šammaʿa) II, non-past يُشَمِّعُ‎ (yušammiʿu)

  1. to wax, to rub with wax

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شَمْعٌ or شَمَعٌ (šamʿun or šamaʿunm (collective, singulative شَمْعَة f (šamʿa), plural شُمُوع (šumūʿ))

  1. wax
  2. candle

Persian[edit]

Dari شمع
Iranian Persian شمع
Tajik шамъ (šamʾ)
شمع

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شمع.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شمع (šam') (plural شمع‌ها (šam'-hâ))

  1. candle

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian شمع, from Arabic شمع.

Noun[edit]

شمع (shamāfHindi spelling शमा

  1. candle