الماس

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian ʾlmʾs (almās); see it for more.

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Noun[edit]

الماس (almâs) (plural الماس‌ها)

  1. diamond
    • 1330, Hamdullāh-i Mustawfī, Tārīx-i Guzīda
      الماس ... در دره‌های کوه سراندیب میباشد و از بیم افاعی درو نمیتوان رفت و بحیله و سعی طیور بیرون می‌آورند و بدین سبب پاره‌های بزرگ نمیتوان یافت.
      almās ... dar darra-hā-yi kōh-i Sarāndīb mē-bāšad wa az bīm-i afā'ī dar-ō namē-tawān raft wa ba-hīla u sa'y-i tuyūr bērūn mē-āwarand wa badīn sabab pāra-hā-yi buzurg namē-tawān yāft.
      Diamond ... is found in the valleys of mountain [groups] of Serendib, and it's not possible to go there because of the snakes, and they extract it using birds, so large pieces can not be obtained.

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian الماس

Noun[edit]

الماس (almāsm

  1. diamond
  2. adamant

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