حديث

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  • IPA(key): /ħa.diːθ/
  • (file)

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حَدِيث (ḥadīṯ) (feminine حَدِيثَة (ḥadīṯa), common plural حِدَاث (ḥidāṯ), masculine plural حُدَثَاء (ḥudaṯāʾ), feminine plural حَدِيثَات (ḥadīṯāt), elative أَحْدَث (ʾaḥdaṯ))

  1. new
  2. recent
  3. modern

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حَدِيث (ḥadīṯm (plural أَحَادِيث (ʾaḥādīṯ) or حِدْثَان (ḥidṯān))

  1. recent event, fresh news
  2. story, tale
  3. talk, speech, discourse, conversation
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 31:6:
      وَمِنَ النّاسِ مَنْ يَشْتَرِي لَهْوَ الْحَدِيثِ لِيُضِلَّ عَنْ سَبِيلِ اللَّهِ بِغَيْرِ عِلْمٍ وَيَتَّخِذَهَا هُزُوًا أُولٰئِكَ لَهُمْ عَذَابٌ مُهِينٌ
      wamina n-nāsi man yaštarī lahwa l-ḥadīṯi liyuḍilla ʿan sabīli l-lahi biḡayri ʿilmin wayattaḵiḏahā huzuwan ʾulāʾika lahum ʿaḏābun muhīnun
      And of the people is he who buys the amusement of speech to mislead [others] from the way of Allah without knowledge and who takes it in ridicule. Those will have a humiliating punishment.
  4. (religion, Islam) hadith

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