قاموس

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Arabic

Etymology

From Ancient Greek ὠκεανός (ōkeanós).

Pronunciation

Noun

قَامُوس (qāmūsm (plural قَوَامِيس (qawāmīs))

  1. (obsolete) ocean
  2. dictionary, lexicon
    قَامُوسٌ جَيْبِيٌّ
    qāmūsun jaybiyyun
    pocket dictionary
    • 2014 August 30, “جديد أكسفورد قاموس رائد”, in Al-Akhbar[1]:
      يضم القاموس الجديد أكثر من 130 ألف كلمة وعبارة
      The new dictionary covers more than 130 thousand words and expressions
    • 2012 September 23, “الجزيرة تدخل قاموس لاروس الفرنسي”, in Al Jazeera[2]:
      وعرّفت "الجزيرة" في القاموس
      And Al Jazeera is defined in the dictionary

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Ottoman Turkish

Etymology

From Arabic قَامُوس (qāmūs), from Ancient Greek ὠκεανός (ōkeanós).

Noun

قاموس (kamus)

  1. dictionary
  2. ocean

Synonyms


Pashto

Etymology

From Arabic قَامُوس (qāmūs), from Ancient Greek ὠκεανός (ōkeanós).

Pronunciation

Noun

قاموس (qâmosm

  1. (obsolete, rare) dictionary

Declension

Synonyms

  1. وييپانګه (wëyipânga)

Persian

Etymology

From Arabic قَامُوس (qāmūs), from Ancient Greek ὠκεανός (ōkeanós).

Pronunciation

Dari قاموس
Iranian Persian قاموس
Tajik қомус (qomus)

Noun

قاموس (qâmus)

  1. dictionary
  2. ocean

Urdu

Etymology

From Arabic قَامُوس (qāmūs), from Ancient Greek ὠκεανός (ōkeanós).

Noun

قاموس (qāmūsm (Hindi spelling क़ामूस)

  1. dictionary
  2. encyclopedia
  3. ocean

See also