کم

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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭪𐭬 ‎(kam, little, small)

Pronunciation[edit]

Dari کم
Iranian Persian کم
Tajik кам ‎(kam)

Adjective[edit]

کم ‎(kam) ‎(comparative کم‌تر, superlative کم‌ترین)

  1. few
  2. little
  3. small
  4. scarce
Usage notes[edit]

Unlike most comparatives and superlatives, کم‌تر ‎(kam-tar), and کم‌ترین ‎(kam-tarin) are frequently written joined, as کمتر ‎(kamtar) and کمترین ‎(kamtarin)

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare Persian شکم ‎(šekam, belly).

Noun[edit]

کم ‎(kom)

  1. (dialectal, Khesht, Konartakhteh, Dashtestan) belly; abdomen; tummy; stomach

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

کم ‎(kam)

  1. (dialectal, Khesht, Konartakhteh) which