حجر

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See also: حجزand جحر

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ح ج ر(ḥ-j-r).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

حَجَرَ (ḥajara) I, non-past يَحْجُرُ‎‎ (yaḥjuru)

  1. to stop, to detain, to hinder, to debar
  2. to forbid, to interdict (something) (عَلَى(ʿalā) to someone)
Conjugation[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ħad͡ʒ.d͡ʒa.ra/

Verb[edit]

حَجَّرَ (ḥajjara) II, non-past يُحَجِّرُ‎‎ (yuḥajjiru)

  1. to make an enclosure around
Conjugation[edit]

Pronunciation 3[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ħa.d͡ʒar/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

حَجَر (ḥajarm (plural أَحْجَار(ʾaḥjār) or حِجَارَة(ḥijāra) or حِجَار(ḥijār))

  1. stone
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 2:74:
      ثُمَّ قَسَتْ قُلُوبُكُم مِّن بَعْدِ ذَٰلِكَ فَهِيَ كَالْحِجَارَةِ أَوْ أَشَدُّ قَسْوَةً ۚ وَإِنَّ مِنَ الْحِجَارَةِ لَمَا يَتَفَجَّرُ مِنْهُ الْأَنْهَارُ ۚ وَإِنَّ مِنْهَا لَمَا يَشَّقَّقُ فَيَخْرُجُ مِنْهُ الْمَاءُ ۚ وَإِنَّ مِنْهَا لَمَا يَهْبِطُ مِنْ خَشْيَةِ اللَّهِ ۗ وَمَا اللَّهُ بِغَافِلٍ عَمَّا تَعْمَلُونَ
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
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Derived terms[edit]

Pronunciation 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

حَجْر (ḥajrm

  1. verbal noun of حَجَرَ (ḥajara) (form I)
Declension[edit]

Pronunciation 6[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ħid͡ʒr/, /ħud͡ʒr/

Noun[edit]

حِجْر or حُجْر (ḥijr or ḥujrm (plural أَحْجَار(ʾaḥjār) or حِجَار(ḥijār))

  1. verbal noun of حَجَرَ (ḥajara) (form I)
  2. wall, enclosure
    1. dam
    2. northern wall of the Kaaba
    3. gathered seam of a garment, seam of a shirt
  3. intellect
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Noun[edit]

حِجْر or حُجْر (ḥijr or ḥujrm (plural أَحْجَار(ʾaḥjār))

  1. hole of a mouse, snake, etc.
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Noun[edit]

حِجْر or حُجْر (ḥijr or ḥujrm (plural أَحْجَار(ʾaḥjār) or حُجُور(ḥujūr) or حُجُورَة(ḥujūra))

  1. mare
  2. the ancient dwellings of the Thamudites
Declension[edit]

Pronunciation 7[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ħud͡ʒr/, /ħad͡ʒr/

Noun[edit]

حُجْر or حَجْر (ḥujr or ḥajrm

  1. bosom, embrace, lap
    • وَضَعَهُ فِي حَجْرِهِ ثُمَّ دَعَا بِتَمْرَةٍ فَمَضَغَهَا ثُمَّ تَفَلَ فِي فِيهِ فَكَانَ أَوَّلَ شَىْءٍ دَخَلَ جَوْفَهُ رِيقُ رَسُولِ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللّٰهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ ثُمَّ حَنَّكَهُ بِالتَّمْرَةِ ثُمَّ دَعَا لَهُ وَبَرَّكَ عَلَيْهِ وَكَانَ أَوَّلَ مَوْلُودٍ وُلِدَ فِي الإِسْلَامِ
      waḍaʿahu fī ḥajrihi ṯumma daʿā bitamratin fa-maḍaḡahā ṯumma tafala fī fīhi fa-kāna ʾawwala šāʾin daḵala jawfahu rīqu rasūli llahi ṣallā llāhu ʿalayhi wa-sallama ṯumma ḥannakahu bi-t-tamrati ṯumma daʿā lahu wa-barraka ʿalayhi wa-kāna ʾawwala mawlūdin wulida fī l-ʾislāmi
      He placed him on his lap then called for a date and then chewed it and then spat into him and the first thing that went into his stomach was the spittle of God’s messenger, then he rubbed his palate with the date, then he called for him and blessed him, and it was the first child born in Islam.
Declension[edit]

Pronunciation 8[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ħid͡ʒr/, /ħud͡ʒr/

Adjective[edit]

حِجْر or حُجْر (ḥijr or ḥujr)

  1. forbidden, prohibited, of restricted access
Declension[edit]

Pronunciation 9[edit]

Adjective[edit]

حَجِر (ḥajir)

  1. stony
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