ذرى

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See also: درى‎, ذري‎, دري, and دری

Arabic[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ذ ر ي(ḏ-r-y).

Verb[edit]

ذَرَى (ḏarā) I, non-past يَذْرِي‎‎ (yaḏrī)

  1. to carry away, to disperse, to scatter (transitive, esp. of the wind)
  2. (to throw grain against the wind to clean it): to winnow
  3. to sow
  4. to give over, to leave
  5. to be carried off, to disappear, to go away
  6. to run fast
  7. to break (intransitive)
  8. to lose the teeth

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ذُرًى (ḏuranpl

  1. plural of ذُرْوَة(ḏurwa, peak, summit)

References[edit]

  • Freytag, Georg (1833), “ذرى”, in Lexicon arabico-latinum praesertim ex Djeuharii Firuzabadiique et aliorum Arabum operibus adhibitis Golii quoque et aliorum libris confectum (in Latin), volume 2, Halle: C. A. Schwetschke, pages 86
  • Lane, Edward William (1863), “ذرى”, in Arabic-English Lexicon, London: Williams & Norgate, pages 964
  • Wehr, Hans; Kropfitsch, Lorenz (1985), “ذرى”, in Arabisches Wörterbuch für die Schriftsprache der Gegenwart (in German), 5th edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, published 2011, →ISBN, pages 427
  • Steingass, Francis Joseph (1884), “ذرى”, in The Student's Arabic–English Dictionary, London: W.H. Allen, page 386