سهم

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See also: سہم

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root س ه م(s-h-m).

Noun[edit]

سَهْم (sahmm (plural سِهَام(sihām) or أَسْهُم(ʾashum) or سُهُوم(suhūm))

  1. arrow, dart
  2. cosine
  3. principal beam of support in house or tent
  4. mast

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

سَهْم (sahmm (plural أَسْهُم(ʾashum) or سُهْمَان(suhmān) or سُهْمَة(suhma))

  1. lot, share, portion
  2. lottery ticket
  3. share (of stock)
  4. (Egypt) sahme (7.923 square meters)

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Descendants[edit]

  • Maltese: sehem

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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian [script needed] (sahm), from Old Persian, from Proto-Iranian *θráhma, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *trásma, from Proto-Indo-European *trés-mn̥.

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian سهم
Iranian Persian
Tajik саҳм (sahm)

سهم (sahm) (plural سهم‌ها(sahm-hâ))

  1. (archaic) fear
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic سَهْم(sahm).

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian سهم
Iranian Persian
Tajik саҳм (sahm)

سهم (sahm) (plural اسهم(ashom) or سهام(sehâm))

  1. share
  2. portion
  3. contribution
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