دم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

دَمَّ (dámma) (perfect, Verb form I)

  1. to coat, to smear
  2. to paint, to daub, to dye, to tint

دمم ‎(dámmama) (verb form II)

  1. to rub, to anoint

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *dam-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

دَم (damm, plural دماء (dimāʾ)‎

  1. blood
  2. ointment, salve, unguent, liniment
  3. paint
  4. pigment, dye
Related terms[edit]

Laki[edit]

Noun[edit]

دم

  1. (anatomy) mouth

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Middle Persian dam

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari دم
Iranian Persian دم
Tajik дам (dam)

دم (dam)

  1. breath
  2. moment
  3. steam
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Middle Persian dom

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari دم
Iranian Persian دم
Tajik дум (dum)

دم (dom)

  1. tail
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Arabic دم (dam).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

دم (dam)

  1. blood

Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit दम (dama).

Noun[edit]

دم (damamHindi spelling दम

  1. taming
  2. self-restraint
  3. self-control
  4. temperance

Etymology 2[edit]

From Persian دم (dam).

Noun[edit]

دم (dammHindi spelling दम

  1. breath
  2. puff
  3. whiff
  4. life, vitality
  5. energy, vigour
  6. moment, instant
  7. draught
  8. elasticity
  9. strength
  10. ambition
  11. pleasure

Etymology 3[edit]

From Persian, from Sanskrit दम्भः.

Noun[edit]

دم (dammHindi spelling दम

  1. deceit
  2. fraud
  3. trickery
  4. trick
  5. coaxing
  6. arrogance
  7. pride
  8. boasting

Etymology 4[edit]

From Arabic دم (dam).

Noun[edit]

دم (dammHindi spelling दम

  1. blood

Etymology 5[edit]

From Persian دم (dom).

Noun[edit]

دم (dumfHindi spelling दुम

  1. tail
  2. end
  3. extremity
  4. follower