أرهف

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See also: ازهقand أزهق

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Causative of رَهُفَ(rahufa, to be thin, slim or slender; to be sharp), from the root ر ه ف(r-h-f).

Verb[edit]

أَرْهَفَ (ʾarhafa) IV, non-past يُرْهِفُ‎‎ (yurhifu)

  1. to make thin, slim or slender
  2. to sharpen
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Etymology 2[edit]

Elative of رَهِف(rahif, thin, slim) and رَهِيف(rahīf, thin, slim; sharp) and مُرْهَف(murhaf, thin, slim; sharp), from the root ر ه ف(r-h-f).

Adjective[edit]

أَرْهَف (ʾarhaf)

  1. elative degree of رَهِف(rahif) and elative degree of رَهِيف(rahīf) and elative degree of مُرْهَف(murhaf):
    1. thinner, slimmer, slenderer; thinnest, slimmest, slenderest
    2. sharper; sharpest
Declension[edit]
References[edit]
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “أرهف”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN