جنازة

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See also: جنازه

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The whole root ج ن ز(j-n-z) is from Ge'ez, compare ገነዘ (gänäzä, to wrap, to prepare a body for funeral).

Noun[edit]

جَنَازَة (janāzaf (plural جَنَازَات(janāzāt) or جَنَائِز(janāʾiz))

  1. funeral
  2. bier, with a corpse on it
  3. corpse

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References[edit]

  • Nöldeke, Theodor (1910) Neue Beiträge zur semitischen Sprachwissenschaft[1] (in German), Straßburg: Karl J. Trübner, page 58
  • Leslau, Wolf (1991) Comparative Dictionary of Geʿez (Classical Ethiopic), 2nd edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, →ISBN, page 200