إثم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ء ث م (ʔ-ṯ-m). Cognate with Hebrew אשמה (ʾašma), but compare Persian خشم.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

إِثْم (ʔiṯmm (plural آثَام (ʔāṯām))

  1. verbal noun of أَثِمَ (ʔaṯima) (form I)
  2. sin, guilt, wrongdoing, mistake
    Synonym: ذَنْب (ḏanb)

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Descendants[edit]

  • English: ithm