جناح

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ج ن ح (j-n-ḥ); compare جَنَحَ (janaḥa, to lean) (both referring to the concept of side).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

جَنَاح (janāḥm (plural أَجْنِحَة (ʾajniḥa) or أَجْنُح (ʾajnuḥ))

  1. wing (organ of flight, part of building or army)
  2. shoulder, arm, hand
  3. side, edge
  4. fin
  5. projecting roof
  6. protection, refuge

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Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

جناح (genāḥm

  1. wing

Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

جناح (jnæḥm

  1. wing