خادم

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Arabic[edit]

خَادِمَة

Etymology[edit]

Active participle of the verb خَدَمَ (ḵadama, to serve). From the root خ د م (ḵ-d-m).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

خَادِمْ (ḵādimm (plural خَادِمُونَ (ḵādimūna) or خُدَّام (ḵuddām) or خَدَمَة (ḵadama), feminine خَادِم (ḵādim) or خَادِمَة (ḵādima))

  1. domestic servant or (male) manservant (female) maidservant
  2. employee
  3. attendant
  4. waiter (restaurant server)
  5. (Christianity) deacon

Declension[edit]

References[edit]
  • Wehr, Hans (1976), “خادم”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 3rd edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic خادم (ḵādim)

Noun[edit]

خادم (ḵẖādimm (plural خدام)

  1. domestic servant or (male) manservant
  2. employee
  3. attendant
  4. waiter (restaurant server)

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