قرمز

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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

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Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

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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

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

قرمز (qirmizm (Hindi 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

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