حصن

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Morphologically from the root ح ص ن(ḥ-ṣ-n).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

حِصْن (ḥiṣnm (plural حُصُون(ḥuṣūn) or حِصَنَة(ḥiṣana) or أَحْصَان(ʾaḥṣān))

  1. stronghold, fortress, entrenchment
    أَبُو ٱلْحِصْنِ‎‎ ― ʾabū l-ḥiṣnifox
  2. armor
  3. weapons
  4. destruction, annihilation
Declension[edit]
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Morphologically from the root ح ص ن(ḥ-ṣ-n).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

حُصُن (ḥuṣunm pl

  1. plural of حِصَان(ḥiṣān)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Upton, Roger D. (1881). Travels in the Arabian Desert.