عاشق

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the active participle of عَشِقَ (ʿašiqa, to love), from the root ع ش ق (ʿ-š-q).[1][2][3][4]

Adjective[edit]

عَاشِق (ʿāšiq)

  1. in love with, enamored of, infatuated with

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Noun[edit]

عَاشِق (ʿāšiqm

  1. admirer, lover, adorer

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Usage notes[edit]

In many descendants the word has taken on the meaning of “ashugh, mystic bard, balladeer, or troubadour”. This sense developed in Turkic, according to Sevortjan (apud Anikin) under the influence of Armenian. According to Asatryan, the term is of Sufi origin.

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References[edit]

  • Anikin, A. Je. (2007), “ашик”, in Russkij etimologičeskij slovarʹ [Russian Etymological Dictionary] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Rukopisnyje pamjatniki Drevnej Rusi, pages 353, 355
  • Asatrjan, G. S. (2013), “Parfjanskoje gōsān [Parthian gōsān]”, in Toxtasʹjev S. R., Lurʹje P. B., editors, Commentationes Iranicae. Sbornik statej k 90-letiju Vladimira Aronoviča Livšica[1] (in Russian), Saint Petersburg: Nestor-Istorija, ISBN 978-5-4469-0127-2, page 103
  1. ^ Wehr, Hans (1976), “عشق”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 3rd edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-001-8, page 614b
  2. ^ Corriente, F. (1997), “ʿŠQ”, in A Dictionary of Andalusi Arabic (Handbuch der Orientalistik; I.29), Leiden, New York, Köln: Brill, page 354b
  3. ^ Ulrich Seeger (2015), Wörterbuch Palästinensisch-Deutsch, page 407
  4. ^ Nişanyan, Sevan (2002–), “aşık1”, in Nişanyan Sözlük


Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic عَاشِق (ʿāšiq).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

عاشق ('âšeq)

  1. loving
  2. amorous
  3. enamoured

Noun[edit]

عاشق ('âšeq) (plural عاشقان ('âšeqân) or عشاق ('oššaq) or عاشق‌ها ('âšeq-hâ))

  1. lover

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