خفاش

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Arabic[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From خَفِشَ(ḵafiša, to be day-blind, to have poor eyesight).

Noun[edit]

خُفَّاش (ḵuffāšm (plural خَفَافِيش(ḵafāfīš))

  1. bat (winged animal)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Hijazi Arabic: خُفَّاش(ḵuffāš)
  • Persian: خفاش(xoffâš)

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic خُفَّاش(ḵuffāš).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

خفاش (ḵuffāšm (plural خفافيش(ḵafāfīš))

  1. bat (winged animal)

Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic خُفَّاش(ḵuffāš).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

خفاش (ḵuffāšm (plural خفافش(ḵfāfiš))

  1. bat (winged animal)
    Synonyms: طير الليل(ṭīr el-līl, ṭayr el-layl), سحت الليل(saḥt el-līl, saḥt el-layl)

Ottoman Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic خُفَّاش(ḵuffāš).

Noun[edit]

خفاش (huffaş) (plural خفافيش‎)

  1. bat (mammal)
    Synonym: یراسه(yarasa)

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Persian[edit]

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یک خفاش
A bat

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic خُفَّاش(ḵuffāš).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

خفاش (xoffâš) (plural خفاشان(xoffâšân) or خفاش‌ها(xoffâš-hâ))

  1. bat (small, winged animal)

Synonyms[edit]

South Levantine Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic خُفَّاش(ḵuffāš).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /xaf.faːʃ/, [xafˈfæːʃ]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

خفّاش (ḵaffāšm (plural خفافيش(ḵafāfīš))

  1. bat (winged animal)