کم

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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭪𐭬 (kam, little, small)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

کم (kam) (comparative کم‌تر, superlative کم‌ترین)

  1. few
  2. little
  3. small
  4. scarce
Usage notes[edit]

Unlike most comparatives and superlatives, کم‌تر (kam-tar), and کم‌ترین (kam-tarin) are frequently written joined, as کمتر (kamtar) and کمترین (kamtarin)

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Persian شکم (šekam, belly).

Noun[edit]

کم (kom)

  1. (dialectal, Khesht, Konartakhteh, Dashtestan) belly; abdomen; tummy; stomach

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

کم (kam)

  1. (dialectal, Khesht, Konartakhteh) which