جثم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ج ث م(j-ṯ-m). Compare also جَثَا(jaṯā, to kneel).

Verb[edit]

جَثَمَ (jaṯama) I, non-past يَجْثُمُor يَجْثِمُ‎‎ (yajṯumu or yajṯimu)

  1. to crouch, to squat, to kneel, to cleave to the ground, to perch on, to nestle
  2. to crouch upon, to befall, to engulf [+ عَلَى(object)]

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

جَثَّمَ (jaṯṯama) II, non-past يُجَثِّمُ‎‎ (yujaṯṯimu)

  1. to make cleave to the ground

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Noun[edit]

جَثْم (jaṯmm

  1. verbal noun of جَثَمَ (jaṯama) (form I)

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