محلة

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the verb حَلَّ (ḥalla, to untie), as in untying a pack horse or camel to make camp.

Noun[edit]

مَحَلَّة (maḥallaf (plural محلات)

  1. way station, stopping place, stop, stopover, encampment
  2. camp
  3. district, section, territory, part, zone, quarter (of a city)
  4. county, prefecture, canton, country

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