جامع

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Derived from the active participle of جَمَعَ(jamaʿa, to collect, gather), from the root ج م ع(j-m-ʿ).

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Adjective[edit]

جَامِع (jāmiʿ) (masculine plural جَامِعُون(jāmiʿūn), feminine plural جَامِعَات(jāmiʿāt) or جَوَامِع(jawāmiʿ), elative أَجْمَع(ʾajmaʿ))

  1. comprehensive, extensive, broad, general, universal
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Noun[edit]

جَامِع (jāmiʿm (plural جَوَامِع(jawāmiʿ))

  1. collector
  2. compiler (of books)
  3. typesetter, compositor
  4. (Islam) congregational mosque
    اَلجَامِع الأزهر‎ ― Al-Azhar Mosque
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References[edit]

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

Etymology 2[edit]

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Verb[edit]

جَامَعَ (jāmaʿa) III, non-past يُجَامِعُ‎‎ (yujāmiʿu)

  1. to copulate with
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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

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Noun[edit]

جامع (gā́miʿm (plural جوامع(gawā́miʿ))

  1. mosque

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic جَامِع(jāmiʿ).

Adjective[edit]

جامع (jâme') (comparative جامع‌تر‎, superlative جامع‌ترین‎)

Dari Persian جامع
Iranian Persian جامع
Tajiki Persian ҷомеъ (jomeʾ)
  1. comprehensive

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