عظم

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See also: ع ظ م

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *ʿaθ̣m-. Cognate to Hebrew עֶצֶם ('étsem) and Aramaic עַטְמָא (ʿaṭmā).

Pronunciation[edit]

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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