زيت

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زَيَّتَ (zayyata) II, non-past يُزَيِّتُ‎ (yuzayyitu)

  1. to oil, to lubricate, to grease
  2. to add oil (to food)

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Noun[edit]

زَيْت (zaytm (plural زُيُوت (zuyūt) or أَزْيَات (ʾazyāt))

  1. oil (all types of oil, edible, fuel, motor oil, etc.)
    • Quran 24:35
      يَكَادُ زَيْتُهَا يُضِيءُ وَلَوْ لَمْ تَمْسَسْهُ نَارٌ
      yakādu zaytuhā yuḍīʾu wa-law lam tamsashu nārun

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