shadda

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A shadda (1)

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شَدَّة (šadda, strengthening).

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Noun[edit]

shadda (plural shaddas)

  1. A diacritic (ـّ) used in the Arabic script to indicate gemination of a consonant.

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Hausa[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

shaddā̀ f

  1. cotton brocade

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic شدة (šádda, strengthening)

Noun[edit]

shaddā̀ f

  1. shadda

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

shâddā f (plural shaddodi)

  1. pit latrine