يوم

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See also: یومand يؤم

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ي و م(y-w-m). From Proto-Semitic *yawm-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /jawm/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

يَوْم (yawmm (plural أَيَّام(ʾayyām))

  1. day
  2. age, era, time, epoch
    فِي يَوْمٍ مِنَ الْأَيَّامِ‎ ― fī yawmin mina l-ʾayyāmionce (in the past), once upon a time

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Conjunction[edit]

يَوْمَ (yawma)

  1. at the day that

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References[edit]

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

Gulf Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic يَوْم(yawm), from Proto-Semitic *yawm-.

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Noun[edit]

يوم (yōmm (dual يومين(yōmēn), plural اَيّام(ayyām))

  1. day
    ما بتروحون معرض يوم البحار؟‎‎
    Are you not going to the Sailor Day fair?
    اليوم مو يومي‎ ― il-yōm mū yōmiToday is not my day
  2. (usually in the plural) time, era, age
    ايام الغزو
    the time of the invasion
    ايام الشاه
    the Shah era

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Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic يَوْم(yawm)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

يوم (yōmm (plural أيَّام‎ ‎(ʼyyām))

  1. day

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic يَوْم(yawm), from Proto-Semitic *yawm-.

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Noun[edit]

يوم (Rumi spelling yaum, plural يوم-يومor يوم۲‎, informal 1st possessive يومکو‎, impolite 2nd possessive يوممو‎, 3rd possessive يومڽ‎)

  1. day (period of 24 hours)
  2. day (period from midnight to the following midnight)
  3. day (rotational period of a planet)
  4. day (part of a day period which one spends at one’s job, school, etc.)

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Pashto[edit]

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Noun[edit]

يوم (yûmm

  1. spade

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