زمن

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *zaman-, from the root ز م ن(z-m-n).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

زَمَن (zamanm (plural أَزْمَان(ʾazmān))

  1. time
  2. age (A particular period of time in history)
  3. (grammar) tense

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Descendants[edit]

  • Swahili: zamani

References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans, “زمن”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic[1], 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1979, →ISBN