gandum

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

gandum (plural gandums)

  1. A Persian measure of weight, one quarter of a nakhod.

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Etymology[edit]

From earlier gandoem, from Malay gandum, from Classical Malay gandum (wheat), from Persianگندم(gandom), from Middle Persian𐫃𐫗𐫇𐫖(gnwm /⁠gannum⁠/, wheat), (in book Pahlavi ⁧𐭤𐭢(Hg /⁠gan(d)um⁠/)), from Proto-Iranian, from possibly Semitic (compare Proto-Semitic *ḥnṭ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɡan.dʊm]
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  • Hyphenation: gan‧dum

Noun[edit]

gandum (first-person possessive gandumku, second-person possessive gandummu, third-person possessive gandumnya)

  1. wheat
    Synonym: terigu

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Malay[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Persianگندم(gandom), from Middle Persian𐫃𐫗𐫇𐫖(gnwm /⁠gannum⁠/, wheat), (in book Pahlavi ⁧𐭤𐭢(Hg /⁠gan(d)um⁠/)), from Proto-Iranian, from possibly Semitic (compare Proto-Semitic *ḥnṭ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gandum (Jawi spellingݢندوم⁩, plural gandum-gandum, informal 1st possessive gandumku, 2nd possessive gandummu, 3rd possessive gandumnya)

  1. wheat
    Synonym: terigu

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Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: gandum

References[edit]

  • Pijnappel, Jan (1875), “ݢندم gandoem”, in Maleisch-Hollandsch woordenboek, John Enschede en Zonen, Frederik Muller, page 107
  • Wilkinson, Richard James (1901), “ݢندم gandom”, in A Malay-English dictionary, Hong Kong: Kelly & Walsh limited, page 579
  • Wilkinson, Richard James (1932), “gandum”, in A Malay-English dictionary (romanised), volume I, Mytilene, Greece: Salavopoulos & Kinderlis, pages 325

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