شخص

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ش خ ص (š-ḵ-ṣ).

Verb[edit]

شَخَصَ (šaḵaṣa) I, non-past يَشْخَصُ‎ (yašḵaṣu)

  1. to rise, to tower up
  2. to become high, to become lofty
  3. to rise, to ascend
  4. to appear
  5. to stare, to gaze
  6. to be glazed over
  7. to start out, to leave, to depart
  8. to travel, to journey
  9. to pass
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

شَخَّصَ (šaḵḵaṣa) II, non-past يُشَخِّصُ‎ (yušaḵḵiṣu)

  1. to personify, to represent as a person, to represent as an individual
  2. to specify, to identify
  3. to act, to perform, to play (a part, role)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شَخْص (šaḵṣm (plural أَشْخَاص (ʾašḵāṣ) or شُخُوص (šuḵūṣ))

  1. person, individual
  2. figure, character
  3. someone, somebody
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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شخص.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شخص (šaxs) (plural اشخاص (ašxâs) or شخص‌ها (šaxs-hâ))

  1. person, individual

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian شخص, from Arabic شخص.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شخص (śaxsm (Hindi spelling शख़्स़)

  1. person, individual