لقمة

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ل ق م(l-q-m).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

لُقْمَة (luqmaf (plural لُقَم(luqam))

  1. bite
  2. bit, mouthful
  3. little piece, morsel

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Gulf Arabic: لقمة(ligma, lugma)
  • Hijazi Arabic: لقمة(lugma)
  • Maltese: loqma
  • Persian: لقمه(loqme)
  • Turkish: lokma

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Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic لُقْمَة(luqma); from the root ل ق م(l-q-m) to load, to feed.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

لُقْمَة (lugmaf (plural لُقْمات(lugmāt) or لُقَم(lugam))

  1. bite
  2. mouthful