حضن

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ح ض ن(ḥ-ḍ-n).

Verb[edit]

حَضَنَ (ḥaḍana) I, non-past يَحْضُنُ‎‎ (yaḥḍunu)

  1. to hug, to embrace
  2. to incubate, to hatch
  3. to nurse, to raise, to rear
  4. to deter, to keep off [+ عَن(object)]

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

حِضْن (ḥiḍnm (plural أَحْضَان(ʾaḥḍān))

  1. breast; bosom
  2. spread arms; armful

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

حَضْن (ḥaḍnm

  1. verbal noun of حَضَنَ (ḥaḍana) (form I)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

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حَضَن (ḥaḍanm

  1. ivory
  2. a mountain in Najd

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

حُضْن (ḥuḍnm

  1. hiding place of a hyena
  2. foot of a mountain, base

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • حضن” in Almaany
  • Freytag, Georg (1830), “حضن”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum, volume 1, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, page 394
  • Kazimirski, Albin de Biberstein (1860), “حضن”, in Dictionnaire arabe-français contenant toutes les racines de la langue arabe, leurs dérivés, tant dans l’idiome vulgaire que dans l’idiome littéral, ainsi que les dialectes d’Alger et de Maroc (in French), volume 1, Paris: Maisonneuve et Cie, page 449
  • Wehr, Hans; Kropfitsch, Lorenz (1985), “حضن”, in Arabisches Wörterbuch für die Schriftsprache der Gegenwart (in German), 5th edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, published 2011, →ISBN, page 267