فم

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See also: قمand ق. م.

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Semitic *pay-. Cognate with Hebrew פֶּה(), Aramaic פּוּמָא(pūmā).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fam/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

فَم (famm (construct state فُو() or فَم (fam), dual فَمَان(famān) or فَمَوَان(famawān) or فَمَيَان(famayān), plural أَفْوَاه(ʾafwāh))

  1. mouth
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 9:32:
      يُرِيدُونَ أَن يُطْفِئُوا نُورَ اللَّهِ بِأَفْوَاهِهِمْ
      yurīdūna ʾan yuṭfiʾū nūra l-lahi biʾafwāhihim
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 13:14:
      وَالَّذِينَ يَدْعُونَ مِن دُونِهِ لَا يَسْتَجِيبُونَ لَهُم بِشَيْءٍ إِلَّا كَبَاسِطِ كَفَّيْهِ إِلَى الْمَاءِ لِيَبْلُغَ فَاهُ وَمَا هُوَ بِبَالِغِهِ
      wāllaḏīna yadʿūna min dūnihi lā yastajībūna lahum bišayʾin ʾillā kabāsiṭi kaffayhi ʾilā l-māʾi liyabluḡa fāhu wamā huwa bibāliḡihi
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
  2. muzzle
  3. orifice, aperture, hole, vent
  4. mouth (of a river)
  5. mouthpiece (of pipe or cigarette), cigarette holder
    آلَة الْفَم(ʾālat al-fam, wind instrument)

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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic فَم(fam).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

فم (fummm (plural أَفْمَام(afmām))

  1. mouth
    Synonym: بق(buʾʾ)
  2. muzzle
  3. orifice, aperture, hole, vent
  4. mouthpiece (of pipe or cigarette), cigarette holder

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic فَم(fam).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

فم (fammm (plural أَفْمَام(ʾafmām))

  1. mouth

Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic فَم(fam).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

فم (fummm (plural فواه(fwāh) or فمام(fmām))

  1. mouth
    Synonym: فا()