Hamas

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See also: hamas and Hamás

English[edit]

 Hamas on Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic حَمَاس (ḥamās, literally enthusiasm), an acronym for حَرَكَة اَلْمُقَاوَمَةِ الْإِسْلَامِيَّةِ (ḥarakat al-muqāwama l-ʔislāmiyya, Islamic Resistance Movement).

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Proper noun[edit]

Hamas

  1. A militant Palestinianist and Sunni Muslim movement that presses for an independent, Palestinian Islamic state and the Palestinian right of return.

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic حَمَاس (ḥamās).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈxa.mas/
  • Rhymes: -amas
  • Syllabification: Ha‧mas

Proper noun[edit]

Hamas m inan

  1. (Islam) Hamas (Palestinian militant group)
    Synonym: Muzułmański Ruch Oporu

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Further reading[edit]

  • Hamas in Polish dictionaries at PWN
  • Hamas in PWN's encyclopedia

Swedish[edit]

Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Proper noun[edit]

Hamas n (genitive Hamas)

  1. Hamas

Turkish[edit]

Turkish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia tr

Proper noun[edit]

Hamas

  1. Hamas

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