حملة

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See also: حمله‎, حملہ‎, جملة, and جمله

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Instance noun from حَمَلَ(ḥamala, to attack), from the root ح م ل(ḥ-m-l).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ħam.la/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

حَمْلَة (ḥamlaf (plural حَمَلَات(ḥamalāt))

  1. verbal noun of حَمَلَ(ḥamala, to attack) (form I)
  2. attack (عَلَى(ʿalā) on)
    شَنَّ الْجَيْشُ حَمْلَةً عَسْكَرِيَّةً عَلَى مَوَاقِعِ الْعَدُوِّ
    šanna l-jayšu ḥamlatan ʿaskariyyatan ʿalā mawāqiʿi l-ʿaduwwi
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)
  3. offensive
  4. campaign, expedition

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Haywood, J.A.; Nahmad, H.M. (1965), “حمل”, in A new Arabic grammar, 2nd edition, London: Lund Humphries, →ISBN
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “حمل”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN