سلم

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See also: س ل م

Arabic[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Compare Proto-Semitic *šalām-; from the root س ل م(s-l-m).

Noun[edit]

سِلْم or سَلْم (silm or salmm or f

  1. peace
    إِنْ أَرَدْتَ السِّلْمَ فَتَأَهَّبْ لِلْحَرْبِ.‎‎
    ʾin ʾaradta s-silma fataʾahhab lilḥarbi.
    If you want peace, prepare for war.
Declension[edit]
Antonyms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

سِلْم or سَلْم (silm or salm)

  1. peaceful
    أَنَا سِلْمٌ لِمَنْ سَالَمَنِي.‎‎
    ʾana silmun liman sālamanī.
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Cognate with Hebrew סֻלָּם(sulam).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

سُلَّم (sullamf or m (plural سَلَالِم(salālim))

  1. ladder, stairs
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

سَلِمَ (salima) I, non-past يَسْلَمُ‎‎ (yaslamu)

  1. to be safe
  2. to be well
  3. to be free (from)
  4. to escape (from)
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Verb[edit]

سَلَّمَ (sallama) II, non-past يُسَلِّمُ‎‎ (yusallimu)

  1. (transitive) to surrender
  2. to submit to, to be submissive to; to succumb, yield or surrender to
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 4:65:
      فَلَا وَرَبِّكَ لَا يُؤْمِنُونَ حَتَّى يُحَكِّمُوكَ فِيمَا شَجَرَ بَيْنَهُمْ ثُمَّ لَا يَجِدُوا فِي أَنْفُسِهِمْ حَرَجًا مِمَّا قَضَيْتَ وَيُسَلِّمُوا تَسْلِيمًا‎‎
      falā warabbika lā yuʾminūna ḥattā yuḥakkimūka fīmā šajara baynahum ṯumma lā yajidū fī ʾanfusihim ḥarajan mimmā qaḍayta wayusallimū taslīman
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  3. to greet (with عَلَى(ʿalā))
  4. to make safe, to protect
  5. to hand over, to deliver
  6. to admit, to concede, to grant (with ب(b))
Conjugation[edit]
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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

سلّم (sillim), pl سلالم‎ (salaalim)

  1. stairs

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱolh₂mos.

Noun[edit]

سلم (salam)

  1. (obsolete) papyrus

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