قسم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ق س م(q-s-m).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /qa.sa.ma/
  • (file)

Verb[edit]

قَسَمَ (qasama) I, non-past يَقْسِمُ‎‎ (yaqsimu)

  1. to divide
  2. to distribute
  3. to determine according to weight and measure
  4. to transact a business with justice and fairness
  5. (transitive) to disperse
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Etymology 2[edit]

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قَسَّمَ (qassama) II, non-past يُقَسِّمُ‎‎ (yuqassimu)

  1. to divide
  2. to distribute
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Etymology 3[edit]

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Noun[edit]

قِسَم (qisamf pl

  1. plural of قِسْمَة(qisma)

Etymology 4[edit]

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Noun[edit]

قَسْم (qasmm

  1. verbal noun of قَسَمَ (qasama) (form I)
  2. section
  3. department
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Etymology 5[edit]

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Noun[edit]

قِسْم (qismm (plural أَقْسَام(ʾaqsām))

  1. division, part
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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic قَسَم(qasam).

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian قسم
Iranian Persian قسم
Tajiki Persian қасам (qasam)

قسم (qasam) (plural قسم‌ها(qasam-hâ))

  1. oath, swearing

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic قِسْم(qism)

Noun[edit]

قسم (qesm) (plural قسم‌ها(qesm-hâ))

  1. part, portion, division
    • (Translation by Wheeler M. Thackston)
      گره سیورها که بریاضت و تجرد و حکمت در کل ممالک هندوستان امتیاز دارند زمانه را که بزبان هندی "کال" گویند بر دو قسم منقسم ساخته‌اند
      The Seoras, who are famous throughout India for their asceticism, reclusivity, and wisdom, have divided time, which is called kal in the Indian language, into two parts.

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic قَسَم(qasam).

Noun[edit]

قسم (qasamf (Hindi spelling क़सम)

  1. oath, swearing

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References[edit]

  • Platts, John T. (1884), “قسم”, in A dictionary of Urdu, classical Hindi, and English, London: W. H. Allen & co.