اقتباس

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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic اِقْتِبَاس (iqtibās), verbal noun of اِقْتَبَسَ (iqtabasa).

Noun[edit]

اقتباس (iktibas)

  1. borrowing, extracting (knowledge), taking advantage of
  2. quoting
  3. adapting (a literary work)

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Turkish: ikitbas

References[edit]

  • Kélékian, Diran (1911), “اقتباس”, in Dictionnaire turc-français, Constantinople: Mihran, page 122b
  • Avery, Robert et al., editors (2013), “iktibas”, in The Redhouse Dictionary Turkish/Ottoman English, 21st edition, Istanbul: Sev Yayıncılık, →ISBN