ذراع

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Compare Aramaic דְּרָעָא (dərāʿā), Hebrew זְרוֹעַ (zərṓaʿ).

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ذِرَاع (ḏirāʿf (plural أَذْرُع (ʾaḏruʿ) or ذُرْعَان (ḏurʿān))

  1. arm (portion of the upper appendage from shoulder to wrist)

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ذِرَاع (ḏirāʿm (plural أَذْرُع (ʾaḏruʿ) or ذُرْعَان (ḏurʿān))

  1. lever, shift lever, lever arm
  2. crank arm
  3. jib, boom
  4. cubit, (especially) the Arabian cubit variously standardized by place, time, and item from 25–75 cm (10 in–2 ft 5½ in).

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