نماز

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Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian نماز(namâz).

Noun[edit]

نماز ‎(namâz)

  1. (Islam) prayer

Persian[edit]

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Dari نماز
Iranian Persian نماز
Tajik намоз(namoz)

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭥𐭮𐭢𐭣𐭤(namāč, namāz, reverence, prostration, prayer) / 𐬥𐬀𐬨𐬁𐬰(namāz), from the Proto-Indo-Iranian root *namas-(to bow, prostrate). Compare Sanskrit नमस्(namas).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

نماز ‎(namâz) ‎(plural نمازها(namâz-hâ))

  1. prayer
    نماز جمعه‎ ― namâz-e jom'e ― Friday prayers
  2. (Islam) salat

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Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • MacKenzie, D. N. (1971), “namāz”, in A concise Pahlavi dictionary, London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press

Urdu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian نماز(namâz).

Noun[edit]

نماز ‎(namāzf ‎(Hindi spelling नमाज़)

  1. salat
  2. prayer