معلم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Passive participle of the verb عَلَّمَ (ʿallama, to teach).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

مُعَلَّم (muʿallam)

  1. taught, schooled, instructed, educated, trained
  2. marked, labeled, represented
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Active participle of the verb عَلَّمَ (ʿallama, to teach).

Noun[edit]

مُعَلِّم (muʿallimm (plural مُعَلِّمُون (muʿallimūn))

  1. teacher, instructor, schoolteacher, tutor, schoolmaster, pedagogue, educator
  2. master of a trade
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun of place from the root ع ل م (ʿ-l-m).

Noun[edit]

مَعْلَم (maʿlamm (plural مَعَالِم (maʿālim))

  1. landmark, milestone, milepost
  2. road sign, signpost, guidepost
  3. place, abode, locality, spot
  4. track, trace
  5. peculiarity
  6. (in plural form) sights, curiosities
  7. (in plural form) traits
  8. (in plural form) outlines, contours
Declension[edit]

Etymology 4[edit]

Active participle of the verb أَعْلَمَ (ʾaʿlama, to inform).

Noun[edit]

مُعْلِم (muʿlimm

  1. bearer of news, notifier, informer, informant
  2. tattletale, snitch
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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مُعَلِّم (muʿallim).

Alternative forms[edit]

  • معلّم (mo'allem) — with a tashdid.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari معلم
Iranian Persian معلم
Tajik муаллим (muallim)

معلم (mo'allem) (plural معلمان (mo'allemân) or معلم‌ها (mo'allem-hâ))

  1. teacher

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic مُعَلِّم (muʿallim)

Noun[edit]

معلم (mu'allimm (Hindi spelling मुअल्लिम)

  1. teacher
  2. tutor
  3. instructor
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic مُعَلَّم (muʿallam)

Noun[edit]

معلم (mu'allamm (Hindi spelling मुअल्लम)

  1. student
  2. pupil