چم

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See also: جم‎, خم, and حم

Baluchi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-Iranian *čáćšma (eye).

Noun[edit]

چم (camm)

  1. eye

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Gulf Arabic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic كَمْ(kam).

Determiner[edit]

چم (čam)

  1. how many
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic كُمّ(kumm).

Noun[edit]

چم (čamm (dual چمين(čammēn), plural چموم(čmūm))

  1. sleeve
Usage notes[edit]

Usually only used in the plural except when the two needs to be emphasized, e.g. نزل چمومك(lower your [two] sleeves). Compare similar usage with عين(ʿēn, eye).


Laki[edit]

Noun[edit]

چم (çim)

  1. eye

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Persian [Term?] (cym /čim/, reason, cause, purpose, meaning). Compare Gilaki چم(čem, mood, meaning, atmosphere).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Dari Persian چم
Iranian Persian
Tajik чам (čam)

چم (čem, čam) (plural چم‌ها(čem-hâ, čam-hâ))

  1. meaning, sense
    Synonym: معنی(ma'ni)

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Talysh[edit]

Noun[edit]

چم (cam)

  1. eye

Torwali[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit चर्मन् (carman), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *čárma, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kérmn̥.

Noun[edit]

چم (čam)

  1. skin