شخص

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See also: ش خ ص

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ش خ ص(š-ḵ-ṣ).

Pronunciation[edit]

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]

Pronunciation[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)
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃaxsˤ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

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

  1. person, individual
  2. figure, character
  3. someone, somebody
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Descendants[edit]
  • Persian: شخص

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شخص‎.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

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

  1. person, individual

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian شخص(šaxs), from Arabic شَخْص(šaḵṣ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شخص (śaxsm (Hindi spelling शख़्स)

  1. person, individual