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English

Etymology

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

Noun

Singular
abdest

Plural
-

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

Translations


Bosnian

Etymology

From Ottoman Turkish آبدست (âbdest) < Persian آبدست (ābdast), compound of آب (āb), water) and دست (dast), hand).

Noun

abdest m (plural abdesti)

  1. (Islam) abdest

Synonyms


Croatian

Alternative forms

Etymology

From Ottoman Turkish آبدست (âbdest) < Persian آبدست (ābdast), compound of آب (āb), water) and دست (dast), hand).

Noun

àbdest m.

  1. (Islam) abdest

Serbian

Etymology

From Ottoman Turkish آبدست (âbdest) < Persian آبدست (ābdast), compound of آب (āb), water) and دست (dast), hand).

Noun

abdest m. (plural abdesti) (Cyrillic spelling абдест)

  1. (Islam) abdest

Synonyms


Turkish

Etymology

From Persian آبدست (ābdast), compound of آب (āb), water) and دست (dast), hand).

Noun

abdest

  1. (Islam) abdest

Synonyms

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