abdest

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Etymology[edit]

PIE roots
*h₂ep-
*ǵʰes-

From Turkish abdest, from Persian آبدست ‎(âbdast), compound of آب ‎(âb, water) and دست ‎(dast, hand).

Noun[edit]

abdest ‎(uncountable)

  1. Islamic act of washing parts of the body using water for ritual prayers and for handling and reading the Qur'an.

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish آبدست ‎(âbdest), from Persian آبدست ‎(âbdast).

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǎbdest/
  • Hyphenation: ab‧dest

Noun[edit]

àbdest m ‎(Cyrillic spelling а̀бдест)

  1. (Islam) abdest

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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

PIE roots
*h₂ep-
*ǵʰes-

From Ottoman Turkish آبدست ‎(âbdest, abdest), from Persian آبدست ‎(âbdast), compound of آب ‎(âb, water) and دست ‎(dast, hand).

Noun[edit]

abdest ‎(definite accusative abdesti, plural abdestler)

  1. (Islam) abdest

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