جزمة

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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish چزمه(çizme, boot), Modern Turkish çizme.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

جزمة (gázmaf (plural جزم(gízam) or جزمات(gazmā́t))

  1. shoes (a pair)
    انا عملت فى حياتى كل حاجة غلط ممكن تتخيلها الا انى ادوس على جزمة بيضة بتاعة واحد صاحبى.‎‎
    ána ʿamáltⁱ fi ḥayā́ti kullⁱ ḥā́ga ḡálaṭ múmkin titḵayyálha lla nn adū́s ʿála gázma bḗḍa bitā́ʿit wā́ḥid ṣáḥbi
    I have done every wrong thing in my life you could imagine, except for stepping on a friend's white shoes.
  2. (vulgar) associated with uncleanliness and impurity
    دا ابن كلب عايز الضرب بستين جزمة‎‎
    He is a son of a bitch and needs to be beaten with sixty shoes.
    da bnⁱ kalbⁱ ʿayz iḍ-ḍarbⁱ b-sittī́n gázma.
  3. (obsolete) boots (a pair)

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References[edit]

  • Spiro, Socrates (1895). An Arabic-English vocabulary of the colloquial Arabic of Egypt, containing the vernacular idioms and expressions, slang phrases, etc., etc., used by the native Egyptians Cairo: Al-Mokattam Printing Office.
  • Hinds, Martin; Badawi, El-Said (1986). A Dictionary of Egyptian Arabic Beirut: Librairie du Liban.

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish چزمه(çizme, boot), Modern Turkish çizme.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

جَزْمَة (jazmaf (plural جِزَم(jizam), feminine plural جَزْمات(jazmāt))

  1. shoe

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