namaz

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English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish نماز ‎(namâz) (Turkish namaz), Urdu نماز, and their source, Persian نماز.

Noun[edit]

namaz ‎(uncountable)

  1. (Islam) Islamic prayer; salat.
    • 1993, William Dalrymple, City of Djinns, Penguin 2004, p. 228:
      Dr Jaffry was prostrated on a prayer carpet, finishing his evening namaz.
    • 1997, Kiran Nagarkar, Cuckold, HarperCollins 2013, p. 157:
      He swung at me but I ducked and said, ‘Time for the fifth namaaz of the day, Prince.’

Azeri[edit]

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Other scripts
Cyrillic намаз
Roman namaz
Perso-Arabic نماز

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

namaz ‎(definite accusative namazı, plural namazlar)

  1. (Islam) salat

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Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Persian نماز ‎(namâz)

Noun[edit]

namaz

  1. (Islam) prayer

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary][1], Simferopol: Dolya, ISBN 966-7980-89-8

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Ottoman Turkish نماز ‎(namâz), from Persian نماز ‎(namâz).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nǎmaːz/
  • Hyphenation: na‧maz

Noun[edit]

nàmāz m ‎(Cyrillic spelling на̀ма̄з)

  1. (Islam) salat
  2. (by extension) prayer
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the verb nàmazati ‎(to smear over).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nǎːmaz/
  • Hyphenation: na‧maz

Noun[edit]

námaz m ‎(Cyrillic spelling на́маз)

  1. coat (of paint)
  2. spread (form of food designed to be spread onto a slice of bread etc.)
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Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish نماز ‎(namâz), from Persian نماز ‎(namâz).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [nɑmɑz]
  • Hyphenation: na‧maz

Noun[edit]

namaz ‎(definite accusative namazı, plural namazlar)

  1. salat
    namaz kılmak‎ ― to perform a salat

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