قديس

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Aramaic קַדִּישׁ(qaddīš) resp. Classical Syriac ܩܕܝܫ(qaddīš) of the same meaning. Belongs to the root ق د س(q-d-s).

Adjective[edit]

قِدِّيس (qiddīs) (masculine plural قِدِّيسُون(qiddīsūn), elative أَقْدَس(ʾaqdas))

  1. holy, sainted, saintly

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Noun[edit]

قِدِّيس (qiddīsm (plural قِدِّيسُون(qiddīsūn))

  1. (Christianity) saint

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