شمع

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Arabic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

شَمَّعَ ‎(šammaʿa) II, non-past يُشَمِّعُ‎ (yušammiʿu)

  1. to wax, to rub with wax

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شَمْع or شَمَع ‎(šamʿ or šamaʿm ‎(collective, singulative شَمْعَة ‎(šamʿa) or شَمَعَة ‎(šamaʿa), plural شُمُوع ‎(šumūʿ))

  1. wax
  2. candles

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Persian[edit]

Dari شمع
Iranian Persian شمع
Tajik шамъ ‎(šamʾ)
شمع

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شمع.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

شمع ‎(šam') ‎(plural شمع‌ها ‎(šam'-hâ))

  1. candle

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian شمع, from Arabic شمع.

Noun[edit]

شمع ‎(shamāf ‎(Hindi spelling शमा)

  1. candle