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izzat

[ iz-uht ]
/ ˈɪz ət /
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noun Indian English.
personal dignity or honor.
personal prestige.
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Origin of izzat

1855–60; <Urdu ʿizzat<Persian <Arabic ʿizzaḥ

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izzat
/ (ˈɪzət) /

noun
Islam honour or prestige

Word Origin for izzat

Urdu, from Arabic 'izzah glory
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