ذات

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Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

ذَات (ḏātf (dual ذَوَاتَا (ḏawātā), plural ذَوَات (ḏawāt) or أُولَات (ʾulāt), masculine ذُو (ḏū)) (construct state only)

  1. feminine equivalent of ذُو (ḏū, possessor of, owner of)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

ذَات (ḏātf (dual ذَوَاتَا (ḏawātā), plural ذَوَات (ḏawāt))

  1. being, essence, substance, nature
  2. person, individual
    ذَاتًا‎ ― ḏātanpersonally
  3. self, identity
    ذَات نَفْسِهِ‎ ― ḏāt nafsihihis self
    ذَات أَنْفُسِهِم‎ ― ḏāt ʾanfusihimtheir selves
  4. -self
    هُوَ بِذَاتِهِ‎ ― huwa biḏātihihe himself
    هُوَ ذَاتُهُ‎ ― huwa ḏātuhuhe himself
  5. same
    ذَات الشَّيْء‎ ― ḏāt aš-šayʾthe same thing
    ذَات الْأَشْيَاء‎ ― ḏāt al-ʾašyāʾthe same things
    السَّنَة ذَاتُهَا‎ ― as-sana ḏātuhāthe same year
  6. material object
    اِسْم الذَّات‎ ― ism aḏ-ḏātnoun
  7. spontaneousness
    ذَات الْبَيْن‎ ― ḏāt al-bayndisagreement, enmity; concord, friendship
    ذَاتَ يَوْمٍ‎ ― ḏāta yawminone day, once
    ذَاتَ لَيْلَةٍ‎ ― ḏāta laylatinon a certain night

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ذات (zât)

  1. essence
  2. nature (characteristic)
  3. substance

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian ذات, from Arabic

Noun[edit]

ذات (zātf (Hindi spelling ज़ात)

  1. essence
  2. nature (characteristic)
  3. substance
  4. body
  5. person, entity
  6. self, ego
  7. possessor, owner
  8. breed, caste
  9. generation

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