طمع

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ط م ع (ṭ-m-ʿ).

Verb[edit]

طَمِعَ (ṭamiʿa) I, non-past يَطْمَعُ‎ (yaṭmaʿu)

  1. (constructed with بِ (bi) or فِي ()) to hope for, to desire

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

طَمُعَ (ṭamuʿa) I, non-past يَطْمُعُ‎ (yaṭmuʿu)

  1. to be desirous, to be avaricious

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

طَمَع (ṭamaʿm (plural أَطْمَاع (ʾaṭmāʿ))

  1. greed, covetousness
  2. ambition
  3. (plural) pay, wages
  4. day of payment
  5. anything coveted, desired, craved

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