سلام

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *šalām-, belonging to the root س ل م ‎(s-l-m). Cognate with Hebrew שָׁלוֹם ‎(shalóm) and Aramaic שְׁלָמָא ‎(š'lāmā).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

سَلَام ‎(salāmm ‎(plural سَلَامَات ‎(salāmāt))

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

Interjection[edit]

سَلَام ‎(salām)

  1. hi
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

سِلَام ‎(silāmm

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

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic سَلَام ‎(salām, peace).

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

Dari سلام
Iranian Persian سلام
Tajik салом ‎(salom)

سلام ‎(salâm)

  1. hello; greetings; peace
    “Peace be with you!” — سلام علیکم!
    “Peace!” — سلام!
  2. goodbye; peace

Noun[edit]

سلام ‎(salâm)

  1. salutation; greeting
  2. peace

Derived terms[edit]

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic سَلَام ‎(salām).

Noun[edit]

سلام ‎(salāmm ‎(Hindi spelling सलाम)

  1. salutation
  2. greeting
  3. peace