سكان

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root س ك ن (s-k-n)

Noun[edit]

سُكَّان (sukkānm

  1. population (all people living within a political or geographical boundary)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Persian *sukān. Compare Parthian swk (suk, rudder).

Noun[edit]

سُكَّان (sukkānm

  1. (nautical) rudder
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

سُكّان (sukkānm pl

  1. plural of سَاكِن (sākin)

Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

سِكَان (sikānm

  1. verbal noun of سَاكَنَ (sākana) (form III)
Declension[edit]