خصوصي

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Relative adjective (nisba) composed of خُصُوص(ḵuṣūṣ, particularity) +‎ ـِيّ(-iyy).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /xu.sˤuː.sˤijj/
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Adjective[edit]

خُصُوصِيّ (ḵuṣūṣiyym, feminine خُصُوصِيَّة(ḵuṣūṣiyya), masculine plural خُصُوصِيُّون(ḵuṣūṣiyyūn), feminine plural خُصُوصِيَّات(ḵuṣūṣiyyāt)

  1. particular, peculiar, special
  2. private, confidential

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Haywood, J.A.; Nahmad, H.M. (1965) , “خصوصي”, in A new Arabic grammar, 2nd edition, London: Lund Humphries, →ISBN
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884) , “خصوصي”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary[1], London: W.H. Allen