नमाज़

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See also: निमाज

Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Persian نماز (namâz) 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).

Noun[edit]

नमाज़ (namāzf (Urdu spelling نماز)

  1. (Islam) prayer