موت

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Verbal noun of مَاتَ(māta, to die, to perish), from م و ت(m-w-t). Compare Akkadian 𒍗 (mūtu, ÚŠ, death), Ugaritic 𐎎𐎚 (mt, death), Aramaic ܡܘܬܐ‎, Hebrew מָוֶת(mávet, death), Amharic ሞት (mot, death) and Egyptian mt

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mawt/
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Noun[edit]

مَوْت (mawtm

  1. verbal noun of مَاتَ(māta) (form I)
  2. death
    Antonym: حَيَاة(ḥayāh)
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 4:78:
      ‎أَيۡنَمَا تَكُونُوا۟ يُدۡرِككُّمُ ٱلۡمَوۡتُ وَلَوۡ كُنتُمۡ فِي بُرُوجࣲ مُّشَيَّدَةࣲ
      ʾaynamā takūnū yudrikkumu l-mawtu wa-law kuntum fī burūjin mušayyadatin
      Wherever you may be, death will overtake you, even if you should be within towers of lofty construction.
  3. demise

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Gulf Arabic: موت(mōt)
  • Maltese: mewt
  • Moroccan Arabic: موت(mūt)
  • Persian: موت(mowt)

Verb[edit]

مَوَّتَ (mawwata) II, non-past يُمَوِّتُ‎‎ (yumawwitu)

  1. (intransitive) to die off
  2. (transitive) to make die, let perish, to kill, to cause the death of

Conjugation[edit]


Gulf Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic مَوْت(mawt).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

موت (mōtm (dual موتين(mōttēn), plural موتات(mōtāt))

  1. death
    Synonym: وفاة(wafāt)
    Antonym: حياة(ḥayāt)
    مسألة حياة وموت
    masʾalat ḥayāt u mōt
    A matter of life and death

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic مَوَّتَ(mawwata).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

موت (mawwat) (non-past يموت(ymawwit), form II)

  1. to cause to die, to kill
    Synonym: ذبح(ḏibaḥ)
    Antonym: احيى(aḥya)

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مَوْت(mawt).

Noun[edit]

موت (mout) (plural موت‌ها(mout-hâ) or اموات(amvât))

  1. death
    Synonyms: فنا‎, فوت‎, اجل‎, درگذشت‎, مرگ‎, ممات‎, وفات‎, میر
    Antonyms: حیات‎, زندگی‎, زندگانی

Urdu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic مَوْت(mawt).

Noun[edit]

موت (mautf (Hindi spelling मौत)

  1. death
  2. demise
  3. mortality

Etymology 2[edit]

From Sauraseni Prakrit 𑀫𑀼𑀢𑁆𑀢 (mutta), from Sanskrit मूत्र (mū́tra), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *múHtram, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *muH-. Cognate with Sindhi مُٽُ(muṭu), Rajasthani मूत (mūt), Punjabi ਮੂਤਰ (mūtar).

Noun[edit]

مُوت (mūtm (Hindi spelling मूत)

  1. urine

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