مقاوم

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the active participle of قَاوَمَ (qāwama, to resist)[1]

Noun[edit]

مُقَاوِم (muqāwimm

  1. resistor
  2. resistance fighter
  3. opponent, adversary

Adjective[edit]

مُقَاوِم (muqāwim)

  1. resisting, resistant
  2. reluctant, unwilling
  3. averse, opposing

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic مُقَاوِم (muqāwim), from the verb قَاوَمَ (qāwama).

Noun[edit]

مقاوم (moqâvem)

  1. opponent

Adjective[edit]

مقاوم (moqâvem)

  1. opposing, resisting

References[edit]

  1. ^ Wehr, Hans (1976), “مقاوم”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 3rd edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN, page 938, meaning resisting, resistant, reluctant, averse or unwilling, an opponent, adversary, antagonist, resistance fighter.