سلام

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Belonging to the root س ل م(s-l-m). Loaned from Aramaic שְׁלָמָא‎ / ܫܠܵܡܵܐ(šəlāmā, wholeness, wellfare; peace, used as a greeting).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sa.laːm/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

سَلَام (salāmm

  1. verbal noun of سَلِمَ(salima) (form I), well-being
  2. greeting
  3. peace
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

سَلَام (salām)

  1. salutation; greeting
Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Jeffery, Arthur (1938) The Foreign Vocabulary of the Qurʾān (Gaekwad’s Oriental Series; 79), Baroda: Oriental Institute, page 175

Etymology 2[edit]

Belonging to the root س ل م(s-l-m).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

سِلَام (silāmm

  1. verbal noun of سَالَمَ(sālama) (form III)
Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

سِلَام (silāmm

  1. plural of variety of سَلِم(salim, stones), or alternative collective
  2. plural of variety of سَلَْم(salam, Acacia ehrenbergiana)
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

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

Mazanderani[edit]

Interjection[edit]

سلام (selâm)

  1. hello

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic سَلَام(salām)

Noun[edit]

سلام (selam)

  1. greetings

Descendants[edit]


Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic سَلَام(salām, peace).

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

Dari سلام
Iranian Persian
Tajik салом (salom)

سلام (salâm)

  1. hello, hi, hiya
    سلام!‎‎ ― salâmhello!
    سلام علیکم!‎‎ ― salâm aleykomhello! (more formal)

Noun[edit]

سلام (salâm)

  1. salutation; greeting
  2. (military) salute
  3. (Islam) Salam at the end of prayer.

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]


Punjabi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic سَلَام(salām).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

سلام (slāmm (Gurmukhi spelling ਸਲਾਮ)

  1. salutation
  2. greeting
  3. (literally) peace

Sindhi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic سَلَام(salām).

Interjection[edit]

سَلامُ (salāmu) (Devanagari सलामु)

  1. (used by Muslims) hello, hi

Noun[edit]

سَلامُ (salāmum (Devanagari सलामु)

  1. peace; greeting

South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Root
س ل م

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic سَلام(salām).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sa.laːm/, [saˈlæːm]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

سلام (salāmm (plural سلامات(salāmāt))

  1. peace, peacefulness

Derived terms[edit]


Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Classical Persian سلام(salām), Arabic سَلَام(salām).

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

سلام (salām)

  1. hello, hi, hiya
    سلام!‎‎ ― salāmhello!
    سلام علیکم!‎‎ ― salām alaykumhello! (more formal)

Noun[edit]

سَلام (salāmm (Hindi spelling सलाम)

  1. salutation
  2. greeting
  3. peace

References[edit]

  • سلام”, in اُردُو لُغَت (in Urdu), Ministry of Education: Government of Pakistan, 2017.
  • سلام”, in Rekhta Dictionary [Urdu dictionary with meanings in Hindi & English], Noida, India: Rekhta Foundation, 2022.