صمم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ص م م (ṣ-m-m).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

صَمَّمَ (ṣammama) II, non-past يُصَمِّمُ‎ (yuṣammimu)

  1. to deafen [+accusative]
  2. to resolve, to become bent on [+ عَلَى (object)]
  3. to design, to configure, to devise, to contrive, to fix [+accusative]

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

صَمَم (ṣamamm

  1. deafness
    • 10th century, Al-Mutanabbi
      أَنَا الَّذِي نَظَرَ الْأَعْمَى إِلَى أَدَبِي / وَأَسْمَعَتْ كَلِمَاتِي مَنْ بِهِ صَمَمُ
      ʾanā allaḏī naẓara l-ʾaʿmā ʾilā ʾadabī / waʾasmaʿat kalimātī man bihi ṣamamu

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