قرمز

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

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian کرمست (kermest), from Sanskrit कृमिज (kṛmija, worm-made), from कृमि (kṛmi, worm).

Noun[edit]

قِرْمِز (qirmiz?

  1. kermes insect (Kermes ilicis, an insect found on the kermes oak that is used to make crimson dyes)
  2. crimson, scarlet, vermillion, red

Related terms[edit]


Persian[edit]

Persian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia fa

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic قِرْمِز (qirmiz), ultimately from Sanskrit कृमिज (kṛmija, worm-made).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

قرمز (qermez)

  1. kermes insect (Kermes ilicis, an insect found on the kermes oak that is used to make crimson dyes)
  2. crimson, scarlet, vermillion, red
    • قرمزی روز (qermezi-ruz) — red sky before sunrise.
  3. sanguine

Related terms[edit]


Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian قرمز, from Arabic قِرْمِز (qirmiz), ultimately from Sanskrit कृमिज (krimija) (worm-made)

Noun[edit]

قرمز (qirmizmHindi spelling क़िरमिज़

  1. kermes insect (Kermes ilicis, an insect found on the kermes oak that is used to make crimson dyes)
  2. cochineal
  3. crimson, vermilion

Related terms[edit]