جدة

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Feminine of جَدّ ‎(jadd, grandfather, ancestor).

Noun[edit]

جَدَّة ‎(jaddaf ‎(plural جَدَّات ‎(jaddāt))

  1. grandmother
  2. Eve (wife of Adam)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

جِدَّة ‎(jiddaf

  1. Jeddah (port city in Saudi Arabia on the Red Sea, purportedly the burial site of Eve)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verbal noun of جَدَّ ‎(jadda, to be new).

Noun[edit]

جِدَّة ‎(jiddaf

  1. verbal noun of جَدَّ ‎(jadda, to be new) (form I)
  2. newness, recency
  3. novelty
  4. modernness, modernity
  5. rebirth, renaissance
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