عظم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Cognate to Hebrew עֶצֶם ‎('étsem) and Aramaic עַטְמָא ‎(ʿaṭmā).

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Noun[edit]

عَظْم ‎(ʿaẓmm ‎(plural عِظَام ‎(ʿiẓām))

  1. bone
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ع ظ م ‎(ʿ-ẓ-m); compare عَظِيم ‎(ʿaẓīm, great, powerful, important).

Noun[edit]

عِظَم or عُظْم ‎(ʿiẓam or ʿuẓmm

  1. greatness, magnitude, power
  2. pomp
  3. bulk, extent, thickness
  4. importance
  5. pride
  6. crowd multitude
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