قانون

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Arabic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κανών (kanṓn). Treated as if from the root ق ن ن(q-n-n). Compare قَنَّنَ(qannana, to legalise)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /qaː.nuːn/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

قَانُون (qānūnm (plural قَوَانِين(qawānīn))

  1. (law) canon
  2. axiom, norm, regulation, basic rule, established principle, canon
    الْقَانُون فِي الطِّبّ
    al-qānūn fī ṭ-ṭibb
    The Canon of Medicine
  3. statute, precept, ordinance
  4. law, code
  5. tax
  6. (music) qanun, kanoon, or ganoun (a musical instrument similar to a zither)

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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

قانون (kanun)

  1. law

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Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Arabic قَانُون(qānūn), from Ancient Greek κανών (kanṓn).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kabuli): IPA(key): /qɒːnuːn/

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian قانون
Iranian Persian
Tajik қонун (qonun)

قانون (qânun) (plural قانون‌ها(qânun-hâ) or قوانین(qavânin))

  1. law
  2. statute
  3. rule

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic قَانُون(qānūn), from Ancient Greek κανών (kanṓn).

Noun[edit]

قانون (qānūnm (Hindi spelling क़ानून)

  1. law
  2. canon
  3. statute
  4. ordinance
  5. rule

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