رسم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ر س م (r-s-m). Compare Hebrew רשם (rasham).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

رَسَمَ (rasama) I, non-past يَرْسُمُ‎ (yarsumu)

  1. to draw, trace, sketch
  2. to describe, depict, portray
  3. to paint
  4. to record, enter, mark, indicate
  5. to outline
Conjugation[edit]
References[edit]
  • Wehr, Hans (1976), “رسم”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 3rd edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-001-8

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

رَسَّمَ (rassama) II, non-past يُرَسِّمُ‎ (yurassimu)

  1. to enter, mark, indicate
  2. to appoint (to public office)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

رَسْم (rasmm (plural رُسُوم (rusūm) or رُسُومَات (rusūmāt))

  1. verbal noun of رَسَمَ (rasama) (form I)
  2. trace
  3. design
  4. picture
  5. outline
  6. structure
  7. pattern
  8. rate
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Descendants[edit]

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic رَسْم (rasm).

Noun[edit]

Dari رسم
Iranian Persian رسم
Tajik расм (rasm)

رسم (rasm) (plural رسوم (rosum))

  1. tradition
  2. custom

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian رسم (rasm), from Arabic رَسْم (rasm).

Noun[edit]

رسم (rasmf (Hindi spelling रस्म)

  1. way
  2. tradition
  3. custom
  4. manner
  5. practice
  6. sketch
  7. outline

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