دماغ

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root د م غ(d-m-ḡ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /di.maːɣ/
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Noun[edit]

دِمَاغ (dimāḡm (plural أَدْمِغَة(ʾadmiḡa) or دُمُغٌ(dumuḡun)) (countable)

  1. (anatomy) the organ of nervous tissue enclosed in the skull of a number of animals, the brain
    Hypernyms: مُخّ(muḵḵ, the cerebrum), مُخَّيْخ(muḵḵayḵ, the cerebellum)

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Chagatai[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic دِمَاغ(dimāḡ).

Noun[edit]

دماغ (damāğ)

  1. brain

References[edit]

  • András J. E. Bodrogligeti, A Grammar of Chagatay

Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

دماغ (dimāḡm

  1. (countable) the upper front part of the body of an animal, the head
    ضربت الصرصار على دماغ كسّمه!‎‎ ― I bashed the cockroach on its fucking head!
    شغّلي دماغك معايا بقا!‎‎ ― Come on! Use your head, girl!
    Synonym: راس(rās)
    1. (of humans) the crown of the head; the scalp
      رحتله علشان يحلقلك دماغك.‎‎ ― I/you went to him to get your head shaved.
  2. (uncountable) mind; intelligence; reason
    عاملّي فيها راجل دماغه متفتّحه!‎‎ ― And you are/he is acting and pretending to be such an open-minded man!
    دا طلع عنده دماغ فعلا.‎‎ ― It seems that he really has a head after all.
    كبّر دماغك.‎‎ ― Never mind it./Ignore it./Don't worry about it. [Literally, "Enlarge/expand your head"]
    Synonym: عقل(ʿaʾl)
  3. (countable, uncommon) the brain
    Synonym: مخ(muḵḵ)
  4. (uncountable, informal) the state or feeling of being under the effect of a drug; euphoria, excitement, or stupor from narcosis; being, looking, sounding, or feeling high or stoned
    دا شكله عامل دماغ.‎‎ ― He looks high.

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic دِمَاغ(dimāḡ, brain).

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Noun[edit]

Dari Persian دماغ
Iranian Persian
Tajik димоғ (dimoġ)

دماغ (damâğ)

  1. nose
  2. (archaic) brain, conceit

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South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic دِمَاغ(dimāḡ).

Noun[edit]

دماغ (dmāḡf (plural أدمغة(ʾadmiḡa))

  1. brain
    Synonym: مخ(muḵḵ)

Southwestern Fars[edit]

Noun[edit]

دماغ (domâğ)

  1. (Masarm, Deh Sarv, Kuzarg) nose

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Persian دماغ(dimâgh, brain, conceit), from Arabic دِمَاغ(dimāḡ, brain).

Noun[edit]

دماغ (dimāġm (Hindi spelling दिमाग़)

  1. (anatomy) brain, cerebrum
  2. brain (intellect), mind
  3. conceit, pride

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References[edit]

  • Platts, John T. (1884), “دماغ”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & Co.