قدم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ق د م (q-d-m)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

قَدَمَ (qádama) (perfect, Verb form I)

  1. to precede

Verb[edit]

قَدِمَ (qádima) (perfect, Verb form I)

  1. to arrive, to reach

Verb[edit]

قَدُمَ (qáduma) (perfect, Verb form I)

  1. to be old, to be ancient

Verb[edit]

قَدّمَ (qáddama) (perfect, Verb form II)

  1. to let precede, to make precede, to send ahead, to dispatch
  2. to set forth beforehand, to place at the front, to place at the head
  3. to do earlier, to do beforehand
  4. to give precedence, to prefer
  5. to appoint as guardian
  6. to prepare, to get ready, to make ready
  7. to provide, to set aside, to earmark, to make provision
  8. to offer, to proffer, to tender, to extend
  9. to present, to produce, to exhibit, to display
  10. to hand over, to deliver
  11. to submit, to refer, to lay before, to offer up
  12. to dedicate

Noun[edit]

قَدَمٌ (qádamf, plural أقْدَام (’aqdām)‎

  1. foot (also a measure)
  2. step

Adverb[edit]

قِدْم (qidm)

  1. time long past, old times

قُدُم (qúdum)

  1. straight ahead, forward

Baluchi[edit]

Noun[edit]

قدم (qadam)

  1. step

See also[edit]


Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic.

Noun[edit]

قدم (qadam)

  1. step