جوف

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See also: خوفand خ و ف

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ج و ف(j-w-f).

Noun[edit]

جَوْف (jawfm (plural أَجْوَاف(ʾajwāf))

  1. hollow, cavity, depression
  2. interior, inner
  3. belly, abdomen
  4. (Northwest Africa, al-Andalus) north
    Synonym: شَمَال(šamāl)
  5. verbal noun of جَافَ(jāfa, to be hollow; to reach the interior of) (form I)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

جَوَّفَ (jawwafa) II, non-past يُجَوِّفُ‎‎ (yujawwifu)

  1. to hollow out

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

جَوِفَ (jawifa) I, non-past يَجْوَفُ‎‎ (yajwafu)

  1. (The addition of quotations indicative of this usage is being sought): to be hollow, to be concave

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

جَوَف (jawafm

  1. verbal noun of جَوِفَ (jawifa) (form I)
    1. hollowness
    2. amplitude

Declension[edit]

Adjective[edit]

جُوف (jūfm pl

  1. masculine plural of أَجْوَف(ʾajwaf)