جيش

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See also: چیش‎, خیس‎, چىش, and جیش

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ج ي ش(j-y-š), meaning to heave or rise up suddenly, hence inciting troops to action, raise military forces, to muster or rally, to incite a war or raise up arms. Related to the verb جَاشَ(jāša, to be excited, to be agitated, to storm, to rage).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒajʃ/
  • (file)
    • (Egyptian) IPA(key): /ɡeːʃ/
    • (Hijazi) IPA(key): /d͡ʒeːʃ/

Noun[edit]

جَيْش (jayšm (plural جُيُوش(juyūš))

  1. verbal noun of جَاشَ(jāša)
  2. an army, a military force

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Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic جَيْش(jayš).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

جيش (jēšm (plural جُيوش‎ ‎(juyūš))

  1. an army, a military force