ذراع

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ði.raːʕ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

ذِرَاع (ḏirāʿf (dual ذِرَاعَانِ(ḏirāʿāni), plural أَذْرُع(ʾaḏruʿ) or ذُرْعَان(ḏurʿān))

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

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Maltese: driegħ
  • English: dira

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