قطن

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Andalusian Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic قُطْن(quṭn).

Noun[edit]

قطن (quṭun)

  1. cotton
Descendants[edit]
  • Galician: algodón
  • Old Spanish: algodon
  • Portuguese: algodão

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ق ط ن(q-ṭ-n).

Verb[edit]

قَطَنَ (qaṭana) I, non-past يَقْطُنُ‎‎ (yaqṭunu)

  1. to inhabit, to reside in
  2. to serve
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

قُطْن or قُطُن (quṭn or quṭunm (collective, singulative قُطْنة‎ f (quṭna), plural أَقْطَان(ʾaqṭān))

  1. cotton
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Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • Freytag, Georg (1835) , “قطن”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 3, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, pages 469–470
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884) , “قطن”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary[1], London: W.H. Allen, page 846

Gulf Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic قُطُن(quṭun).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

قطن (gɪṭɪnm

  1. cotton
    دشداشة قطن
    dɪšdašə-t gɪṭɪn
    A cotton dishdasha

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

قُطُن

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic قُطُن(quṭun).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

قطن (guṭunm (plural قطنات(guṭnāt) or أقطان(ʔagṭān))

  1. cotton