لسان

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ل س ن (l-s-n). From Proto-Semitic *lišān-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

لِسَان (lisānm, f (plural أَلْسِنَة (ʾalsina) or أَلْسُن (ʾalsun))

  1. tongue
  2. language

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References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “لسن”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic لِسَان (lisān).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

لِسان (lisānm (plural لُسُن ‎(lusun) or أَلْسِنة ‎(ʼalsina))

  1. tongue

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic لِسَان (lisān).

Noun[edit]

لسان (lisân)

  1. language
  2. tongue

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic لِسَان (lisān).

Noun[edit]

لسان (lisānf (Hindi spelling लिसान)

  1. (anatomy) tongue
  2. language

Declension[edit]

Declension of لسان
singular plural
direct لسان (lisān) لسانیں (lisānẽ)
oblique لسان (lisān) لسانوں (lisānõ)
vocative لسان (lisān) لسانو (lisāno)

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