معرفت

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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَعْرِفَة(maʿrifa).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [mɑʔriˈfɛt], [mɑʔrɯˈfɛt]

Noun[edit]

معرفت (maʼrifet, maʼrıfet) (plural معارف(maʼarif, maʼarıf))

  1. connaissance, knowledge
  2. science, branch of sciencefield, art
  3. (in the plural) education, learning
  4. (in the plural) the “knowing people”, i.e. influence, connections, blat
  5. connaissance, the knowing how things get done, adroitness, a skill, artifice
  6. a skill, a stratagem, a trick, an artifice
  7. a method, means, way, intervention

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Persian[edit]

Dari Persian معرفت
Iranian Persian
Tajik маърифат (maʾrifat)

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَعْرِفَة(maʿrifa).

Noun[edit]

معرفت (ma'refat)

  1. knowledge
  2. learning