لازم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the active participle of لَزِمَ (lazima, to be necessary, to be inseparable), from the root ل ز م (l-z-m).

Adjective[edit]

لَازِم (lāzim) (feminine لَازِمَة (lāzima), elative أَلْزَم (ʾalzam))

  1. necessary, urgent, unavoidable
  2. obligatory
  3. closely adhering to, inseparable, inherent
    لَازِم مَلْزُوم‎ ― lāzim malzūmclosest friendship
  4. entirely addicted or devoted to
  5. worthy, fit
  6. (grammar) intransitive, neuter

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North Levantine Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic لازم.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈlɛːzɪm], [ˈleːzɪm]

Adverb[edit]

لازم (lāzim)

  1. (false verb, followed by subjunctive verb) must; gotta
    لأ سوري، لازم تسأل حدا تاني
    Laʾ sōrī, lāzim tisʾal ḥadā tānī.
    No, sorry, you gotta ask someone else.

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic لَازِم (lāzim)

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

لازم (lâzem)

  1. necessary

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