رجا

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ر ج و (r-j-w).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

رجا (rajā) (perfect, imperfect يرجو, Verb form I)

  1. to hope (to want something to happen)
  2. transitive, with conjunction أن, to implore, to beg, to ask someone to do something.
    • 1980, التطاهر وطار, الحوات والقصر
      رجوه أن يبقى يوما آخر
      rajuuhu 'an yabqaa yawman 'aakharun
      He begged him to stay one more day

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic.

Noun[edit]

رجا (rica)

  1. request
  2. invite
  3. supplication
  4. prayer