تعارف

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ع ر ف (ʿ-r-f); compare عَرَفَ (ʿarafa, to know).

Verb[edit]

تَعَارَفَ (taʿārafa) VI, non-past يَتَعَارَفُ‎ (yataʿārafu)

  1. to get to know one another, become acquainted with one another
  2. to become acquainted (بِ (bi) with)
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References[edit]
  • تعارف” in John Mace (2007), Arabic Verbs, New York: Hippocrene Books, Inc., ISBN 0-7818-1229-1

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

تَعَارُف (taʿārufm

  1. verbal noun of تَعَارَفَ (taʿārafa) (form VI)
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Persian[edit]

Persian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fa

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic تَعَارُف (taʿāruf), verbal noun of تَعَارَفَ (taʿārafa, to become known or introduced to each other; etc.).

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Noun[edit]

تعارف (ta'ârof)

  1. ta'arof/taarof; the intricate Persian system of etiquette and good manners, emphasizing extreme deference, humility, and respect.

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