أستاذ

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See also: استاد

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian استاذ(ostâz).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʔus.taːð/
    • (Egypt) IPA(key): /ʔus.taːz/
    • (Morocco) IPA(key): /ʔus.taːð/, /ʔus.taːd/

Noun[edit]

أُسْتَاذ (ʾustāḏm (plural أَسَاتِذَة(ʾasātiḏa) or أُسْتَاذُون(ʾustāḏūn) or أَسَاتِيذ(ʾasātīḏ), feminine أُسْتَاذَة(ʾustāḏa) or أُسْتَاذ (ʾustāḏ))

  1. professor
  2. teacher at a grammar school or similar institution
  3. title of courtesy commonly given to individuals of high education or learning, best translated simply as mister

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Malay: ustaz

References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “أستاذ”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN