شمیدن

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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *swem(bh)- (to be unsteady, swim). Cognate with Swedish svimma (to faint).

Verb[edit]

شمیدن (šamidan) (present stem شم (šam))

  1. to faint
  2. to be confounded
  3. to buck

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Zazaki şımıtene (to drink), Persian آشامیدن (to drink).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

شمیدن (čardan) (present stem چم (čam))

  1. (dialectal) to drink (consume liquid through the mouth)