شهد

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ش ه د(š-h-d).

Verb[edit]

شَهِدَ (šahida) I, non-past يَشْهَدُ‎‎ (yašhadu)

  1. to witness, to be a witness
  2. to experience personally, to see with one’s own eyes
  3. to be present, to attend, to be around
  4. to see
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Verb[edit]

شَهِدَ (šahida) I, non-past يَشْهَدُ‎‎ (yašhadu)

  1. to testify, to bear witness, to give testimony, to give evidence
  2. to attest, to confirm, to certify
  3. to witness (a signature)
  4. to acknowledge, to adjudge
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Etymology 2[edit]

From ش ه د(š-h-d), uncertain sense, perhaps from likening the honeycombs to the graves of martyrs or the swarming of people at such shrines like bees swarm around a hive; see مشهد. Otherwise from the mucus that covers a fetus at birth; the meaning of birth is extended from the "being around" or "being present" of verb form I.

Noun[edit]

شَهْد or شُهْد (šahd or šuhdm (plural شِهَاد(šihād))

  1. honey especially not extracted from the honeycomb
  2. honeycomb
  3. melon, cantaloupe
  4. nectar
  5. (figuratively) anything pleasant
  6. (figuratively, from stickiness) semen, menstruation
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Adjective[edit]

شُهَّد (šuhhadm pl

  1. masculine plural of شَاهِد(šāhid)

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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شَهْد(šahd)

Noun[edit]

شهد (šahd)

  1. honey

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