مسجد

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root س ج د (s-j-d) (related to bowing down).

Noun[edit]

مَسْجِدٌ (masjidunm (dual مَسْجِدَان (masjidān), plural مَسَاجِد (masājid))

  1. mosque
    مَسْجِد جَامِع (masjid jāmiʿ)— central mosque, great mosque
    اَلْمَسْجِد اَلْحَرَام (al-masjid al-ḥarām)— the Holy Mosque in Mecca
    اَلْمَسْجِد اَلْأَقْصَى (al-masjid al-ʾaqṣā)— Al-Aqsa Mosque (in Jerusalem’s Temple Square)
    اَلْمَسْجِدَان (al-masjidān)— the Two Mosques (of Mecca and Medina)

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Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَسْجِدٌ (masjidun).

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

مسجد (Rumi spelling masjid)

  1. mosque (a place of worship for Muslims)

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Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَسْجِدٌ (masjidun).

Dari مسجد
Iranian Persian مسجد
Tajik масҷид (masjid)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

مسجد (masjed) (plural مساجد (masâjed) or مسجدها (masjed-hâ))


  1. mosque

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَسْجِدٌ (masjidun).

Noun[edit]

مسجد (masjidmHindi spelling मस्जिद

  1. mosque