فم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

فَم (famm (construct state فُو (), dual فَمَان (famān), plural أَفْوَاه (ʾafwāh))

  1. mouth
  2. muzzle
  3. orifice, aperture, hole, vent
  4. mouth (of a river)
  5. mouthpiece (of pipe or cigarette), cigarette holder
    آلَة اَلْفَم (ʾālat al-fam, wind instrument)

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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

فم (fumm) m, افمام (’afmām) pl

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

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