جز

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See also: جر‎, حر‎, خر‎, خز‎, چر, and جڑ

Arabic[edit]

جَزّ

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ج ز ز(j-z-z).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

جَزَّ (jazza) I, non-past يَجُزُّ‎‎ (yajuzzu)

  1. to shear, to prune, to cut down, to fleece
  2. to slash, to gash
  3. to mow; to churn up
Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

جَزّ (jazzm

  1. verbal noun of جَزَّ (jazza) (form I)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

جُزْ (juz) (form I)

  1. second-person masculine singular active imperative of جَازَ(jāza)

References[edit]

  • جز” in Almaany
  • Freytag, Georg (1830), “جز”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum, volume 1, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 272

Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian [Term?]

Preposition[edit]

جز (joz)

  1. except
    جز این از هر کتابی خوشم می‌آد.
    Joz in az har ketâbi xošam mi-âd.
    I like every book except for this one.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic جُزْء(juzʾ).

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

جز (joz')

  1. part

Inflection[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Probably from Arabic جَزِيرَة(jazīra).

Noun[edit]

جز (jaz)

  1. (archaic) island
    Synonym: جزیره(jazire)

References[edit]

  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1892), “جز”, in A Comprehensive Persian–English dictionary, London: Routledge & K. Paul
  • Ačaṙean, Hračʿeay (1971–1979), “կղզի”, in Hayerēn armatakan baṙaran [Dictionary of Armenian Root Words] (in Armenian), 2nd edition, reprint of the original 1926–1935 seven-volume edition, Yerevan: University Press