منطقة

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Tool noun from the root ن ط ق (n-ṭ-q). Connected with the verb نَطَّقَ (naṭṭaqa, to gird, to girdle).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

مِنْطَقَة (minṭaqaf (plural مَنَاطِق (manāṭiq))

  1. belt, girdle
  2. zone
  3. vicinity, range, district, area, territory, sphere
  4. military sector

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