شام

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Arabic[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

شام ‎(šām?

  1. The city of Damascus
  2. The region known as Greater Syria

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic شَام ‎(šām).

Proper noun[edit]

شام ‎(şâm)

  1. Damascus
  2. Syria

Etymology 2[edit]

From Persian شام ‎(šâm).

Noun[edit]

شام ‎(şâm)

  1. evening
  2. night

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

شام ‎(šâm)

  1. dinner
  2. supper
  3. evening

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic

Proper noun[edit]

شام ‎(Šâm)

  1. The city of Damascus
  2. The area of Greater Syria