رافع

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ر ف ع (r-f-ʿ); compare رَفَعَ (rafaʿa, to lift).

Verb[edit]

رَافَعَ (rāfaʿa) III, non-past يُرَافِعُ‎ (yurāfiʿu)

  1. to act as defense counsel, to defend, to plead a cause
  2. to summon, to summons
Conjugation[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Derived from the active participle of رَفَعَ (rafaʿa, to lift), from the root ر ف ع (r-f-ʿ).

Noun[edit]

رَافِع (rāfiʿm

  1. hoist, crane, lift, elevator, windlass, winch
  2. lever (in compounds)
Declension[edit]