أرق

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ء ر ق(ʾ-r-q).

Verb[edit]

أَرِقَ (ʾariqa) I, non-past يَأْرَقُ‎‎ (yaʾraqu)

  1. to be sleepless
Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

أَرَّقَ (ʾarraqa) II, non-past يُؤَرِّقُ‎‎ (yuʾarriqu)

  1. to make sleepless
Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

أَرَق (ʾaraqm

  1. verbal noun of أَرِقَ (ʾariqa) (form I)
  2. insomnia
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Elative of رَقِيق(raqīq, thin, slim; delicate; soft), from the root ر ق ق(r-q-q).

Adjective[edit]

أَرَقّ (ʾaraqq)

  1. elative degree of رَقِيق(raqīq):
    1. thinner, slimmer; thinnest, slimmest
    2. more delicate; most delicate
    3. softer; softest
Declension[edit]
References[edit]
  • Freytag, Georg (1830), “أرق”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 1, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 27
  • Lane, Edward William (1863), “أرق”, in Arabic-English Lexicon, London: Williams & Norgate, page 50
  • Wehr, Hans; Kropfitsch, Lorenz (1985), “أرق”, in Arabisches Wörterbuch für die Schriftsprache der Gegenwart (in German), 5th edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, published 2011, →ISBN, page 20
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884), “أرق”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary, London: W.H. Allen