جيد

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ج و د(j-w-d).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒaj.jid/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

جَيِّد (jayyid) (feminine جَيِّدَة(jayyida), masculine plural جَيِّدُونَ(jayyidūna), feminine plural جَيِّدَات(jayyidāt), elative أَجْوَد(ʾajwad))

  1. of good quality, excellent, approvable
  2. good, goodly
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the root the ج و د(j-w-d) in the sense of being well-proportioned; a root ج ي د(j-y-d) being thereafter formed from this noun.

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Noun[edit]

جِيد (jīdm (plural أَجْيَاد(ʾajyād) or جُيُود(juyūd))

  1. a neck, especially one that is long, beautiful, or slender
    • 609–632 CE, Qur'an, 111:5:
      فِي جِيدِهَا حَبْلٌ مِّن مَّسَدٍ
      fī jīdihā ḥablun mmin mmasadin
      Around her neck is a rope of fiber.
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  • Middle Armenian: ճիտ (čit)
  • Persian: جید(jīd)

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