نام

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ن و م(n-w-m).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

نَامَ (nāma) I, non-past يَنَامُ‎‎ (yanāmu)

  1. to sleep
  2. to go to bed
  3. to go to sleep
  4. to abate, to subside, to let up, to calm down
  5. to be inactive, to be listless
  6. to be numb
  7. to neglect, to omit, to overlook
  8. to forget
  9. to be reassured, to accept, to assent, to acquiesce
  10. to trust, to have confidence in

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References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “نوم”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Baluchi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Iranian [Term?], from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́man-, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name).

Noun[edit]

نام (nám)

  1. name
  2. reputation
  3. designation

Malay[edit]

Noun[edit]

نام (plural نام-نامor نام۲‎, third person possessive نامڽ‎)

  1. Jawi spelling of nama

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭭𐭠𐭬(nʾm /nām/), from Old Persian 𐎴𐎠𐎶 (nāma), from Proto-Iranian [Term?] (compare Kurdish nav, Pashto نوم(nūm), Avestan 𐬥𐬁𐬨𐬀𐬥(nāman-)) from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́man- (compare Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), Hindi नाम (nām)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name) (compare Greek όνομα (ónoma), Italian nome, Tocharian A ñom, Armenian անուն (anun), and English name).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian نام
Iranian Persian نام
Tajiki Persian ном (nom)

نام (nâm) (plural نام‌ها(nâm-hấ))

  1. name
  2. reputation

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Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit नामन् (nā́man), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hnā́man- (compare Persian نام(nâm)), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁nómn̥ (name) (compare Greek όνομα (ónoma), Italian nome, Tocharian A ñom, Armenian անուն (anun), and English name).

Noun[edit]

نام (nāmm (Hindi spelling नाम)

  1. name

Declension[edit]

Declension of نام
singular plural
direct نام(nām) نام(nām)
oblique نام(nām) ناموں(nāmõ)
vocative نام(nām) نامو(nāmo)