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kismet Explained

kismet at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


kismet at English => English (English Etymology) Of Explained:

1834, from Turk. qismet, from Ar. qismah, qismat "portion, lot, fate," from root of qasama "he divided." ///

kismet at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U] [Date: 1800-1900; Language: Turkish; Origin: Arabic qismah 'share you receive by luck']// literary the things that will happen to you in your life// fate//

kismet at English => English (GNU/Linux) Of Explained:

Wireless 802.11b monitoring tool Kismet is a 802.11b wireless network sniffer. It is capable of sniffing using almost any wireless card supported in Linux, which currently divide into cards handled by libpcap and the Linux-Wireless extensions (such as Cisco Aironet), and cards supported by the Wlan-NG project which use the Prism/2 chipset (such as Linksys, Dlink, and Zoom). From Debian 3.0r0 APT

kismet at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

30 Moby Thesaurus words for "kismet":
Friday, Friday the thirteenth, appointed lot, astral influences,
astrology, book of fate, circumstance, constellation, cup,
destination, destiny, dies funestis, doom, end, fatality, fate,
foredoom, fortune, future, ides of March, inevitability, lot,
moira, planets, portion, stars, unlucky day, weird,
wheel of fortune, will of Heaven

kismet at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Necessity): involuntariness, instinct, impulse, natural tendency, predetermination, necessity, obligation, compulsion, fate, destiny, fatality, fate, kismet, doom.

Kismet at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Kismet \Kis"met\, n. [Per. qismat.]
Destiny; fate. [Written also {kismat}.] [Oriental]

kismet at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n : (Islam) the will of Allah [syn: {kismat}]

kismet at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: also » kısmet


Inter: was wotd » 2007|November|23

Alternative forms

* kismat


From the Inter: etyl » tr Inter: term » kısmet|lang=tr, from Inter: etyl » ar Inter: term » قسمة|قِسْمَة||fate|sc=Arab|tr=qismä|lang=ar.


* Inter: a » RP|US Inter: IPA » /ˈkɪz.mɛt/|/ˈkɪs.mɛt/
  • Inter: audio » en-us-kismet.ogg|Audio (US), Inter: audio » en-us-kismet-2.ogg|Audio (US)


    Inter: en-noun » -|s

  • Fate; a predetermined or unavoidable destiny.


    * Inter: sense » fate destiny, fate, fortune, lot


    Inter: trans-top » fate; a predetermined or unavoidable destiny
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|قسمة|alt=قِسْمَة|tr=qísma|f
    • Armenian: Inter: qualifier » good fate Inter: t- » hy|ղսմաթ|tr=ġsmat’
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|命運|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|命运|tr=mìngyùn|sc=Hani
    • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|osud|m
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|kohtalo
    • Georgian: Inter: t+ » ka|ყისმათი|tr=qismat'i|sc=Geor, Inter: t- » ka|ბედი|tr=bedi|sc=Geor, Inter: t- » ka|იღბალი|sc=Geor, Inter: t- » ka|ბედისწერა|sc=Geor
    • Hindi: Inter: t- » hi|क़िस्मत|tr=qismat
    • Hungarian: Inter: t- » hu|kiszmet
    • Icelandic: Inter: t+ » is|örlög|n, Inter: t+ » is|sköp|n
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|касмет|m|tr=k'smet, Inter: t- » mk|судбина|f|tr=sùdbina

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Persian: Inter: t+ » fa|تقدیر|tr=taqdir, Inter: t+ » fa|قسمت|tr=qesmat
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|los|m, Inter: t+ » pl|przeznaczenie|n
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|fado|m, Inter: t+ » pt|destino|m
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|кисмет|m|tr=kismét, Inter: t+ » ru|судьба|f|tr=sud’bá
  • Serbo-Croatian:
  • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|кисмет|m|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|крсмет|m|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|судбина|f|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » sh|удес|m|sc=Cyrl
  • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|kismet|m, Inter: t- » sh|krsmet|m, Inter: t- » sh|sudbina|f, Inter: t- » sh|udes|m
  • Sindhi: Inter: t- » sd|ڀاڳ|m
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|kısmet
  • Urdu: Inter: t- » ur|قسمت|tr=qismat
  • Uzbek: Inter: t- » uz|qismat

  • Inter: trans-botto » m


    Alternative forms

    * Inter: l » sh|krsmet|kr̀smet


    From Inter: etyl » ota|sh Inter: term » قسمت|tr=kısmet|sc=ota-Arab|lang=ota, from Inter: etyl » ar|sh Inter: term » قسمة|tr=qisma|sc=Arab|lang=ar.


    * Inter: IPA » /kǐsmet/|lang=sh
    • Inter: hyphenation » kis|met


      Inter: sh-noun » g=m|head=kìsmet|r|кисмет|кѝсмет

  • Inter: l » en|kismet
    1. fate


      Inter: sh-decl-noun »



    * Inter: l » sh|sudbina
    • Inter: l » sh|udes
    • Inter: l » sh|usud

    Translation: et » kismet
    Translation: ko » kismet
    Translation: io » kismet
    Translation: id » kismet
    Translation: ka » kismet
    Translation: ku » kismet
    Translation: my » kismet
    Translation: pl » kismet
    Translation: ru » kismet
    Translation: vi » kismet
    Translation: zh » kismet

  • kısmet at English (WD) Of Explained:

    Inter: also » kismet



    From Inter: etyl » ar|tr Inter: term » قسمة|قِسْمَة|lang=ar|sc=Arab|tr=qísma.


    Inter: tr-noun » i|ler
  • fate
    1. kismet

    Translation: ku » kısmet
    Translation: lt » kısmet
    Translation: mg » kısmet
    Translation: uz » kısmet
    Translation: pt » kısmet
    Translation: ru » kısmet
    Translation: tr » kısmet