ذات

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Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

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

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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 nafsihi ― his self
    ذَات أَنْفُسِهِم‎ ― ḏāt ʾanfusihim ― their selves
  4. -self
    هُوَ بِذَاتِهِ‎ ― huwa biḏātihi ― he himself
    هُوَ ذَاتُهُ‎ ― huwa ḏātuhu ― he himself
  5. same
    ذَات الشَّيْء‎ ― ḏāt aš-šayʾ ― the same thing
    ذَات الْأَشْيَاء‎ ― ḏāt al-ʾašyāʾ ― the same things
    السَّنَة ذَاتُهَا‎ ― as-sana ḏātuhā ― the same year
  6. material object
    اِسْم الذَّات‎ ― ism aḏ-ḏātnoun
  7. spontaneousness
    ذَات الْبَيْن‎ ― ḏāt al-bayndisagreement, enmity; concord, friendship
    ذَاتَ الْيَوْمٍ‎ ― ḏāta l-yawmin ― one day, once
    ذَاتَ اللَّيْلَةٍ‎ ― ḏāta l-laylatin ― on 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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