شاهد

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See also: شاہد

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verbal form III of the root ش ه د(š-h-d).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

شَاهَدَ (šāhada) III, non-past يُشَاهِدُ‎‎ (yušāhidu)

  1. to see (with one’s own eyes)[1], to view, to inspect, to watch, to observe, to witness
    شَاهِدْتُ الْعَدِيدَ مِنَ الْأَجَانِبِ هُنَاك‎ ― šāhidtu l-ʿadīda mina l-ʾajānibi hunākI saw many foreigners there
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Derived from the active participle of the form I verb شَهِدَ(šahida, to witness), from the root ش ه د(š-h-d).

Noun[edit]

شَاهِد (šāhidm pers (plural شَاهِدُون(šāhidūn) or شُهُود(šuhūd) or أَشْهَاد(ʾašhād) or شُهَّد(šuhhad), feminine شَاهِدَة(šāhida))

  1. witness, one giving evidence
  2. notary public
Declension[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Bashkir: шаһит (šahit)

Noun[edit]

شَاهِد (šāhidm npers (plural شَوَاهِد(šawāhid))

  1. evidence, piece of evidence
  2. attestation
  3. textual evidence
  4. testimony
  5. upright, oblong tombstone
Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

شَاهِد (šāhid) (feminine شَاهِدَة(šāhida), masculine plural شَاهِدُون(šāhidūn) or شُهُود(šuhūd) or أَشْهَاد(ʾašhād) or شُهَّد(šuhhad), feminine plural شَاهِدَات(šāhidāt))

  1. present
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

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

Pashto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شاهد‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شاهد (šâhéd?

  1. witness

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شاهد‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شاهد (šâhed) (plural شاهدان(šâhedân) or شاهدها(šâhed-hâ))

  1. witness

Adjective[edit]

شاهد (šâhed)

  1. (archaic) beautiful