رجح

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ر ج ح(r-j-ḥ).

Verb[edit]

رَجَحَ (rajaḥa) I, non-past يَرْجَحُor يَرْجِحُor يَرْجُحُ‎‎ (yarjaḥu or yarjiḥu or yarjuḥu)

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to weigh more, to outweigh
  2. (intransitive) to be likely

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

رَجَحَ (rajaḥa) I, non-past يَرْجَحُ‎‎ (yarjaḥu)

  1. (transitive) to weigh

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Verb[edit]

رَجَّحَ (rajjaḥa) II, non-past يُرَجِّحُ‎‎ (yurajjiḥu)

  1. to weigh out, to balance
  2. to give more weight to, to give precedence to, to prefer
  3. to claim the preponderance of
  4. to hold as likely
    • 2017 December 28, “التايمز تكشف عن مخبأ الآلاف من إرهابيي داعش الأجانب”, in The Baghdad Post[1]:
      ويشار بحسب المجلة، بان اعداد إرهابيي داعش الأجانب ما زال كبيرا جدا على الرغم من التقديرات التي ترجح مقتل الآلاف منهم، حيث تظهر البيانات المجموعة من 33 دولة لها مواطنين يقاتلون مع عصابات داعش الإرهابية، ان ما يزيد عن 6000 منهم قد تمكنوا من العودة الى بلدانهم، فيما تصل اعداد الغائبين إلى الآلاف المضاعفة.‎‎
      It is shown by the magazine that the number of foreign ISIS terrorists has not ceased to be very large in spite of assessments that affirm the death of thousands of them as likely, whereas the data gathered from 33 states to which citizens fighting for terrorist ISIS groups belong reveals that more than 6000 of them have had the opportunity of returning to their homelands, while the number of absentees has reached several thousands.

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References[edit]

  • Kazimirski, Albin de Biberstein (1860), “رجح”, in Dictionnaire arabe-français contenant toutes les racines de la langue arabe, leurs dérivés, tant dans l’idiome vulgaire que dans l’idiome littéral, ainsi que les dialectes d’Alger et de Maroc (in French), volume 1, Paris: Maisonneuve et Cie, page 823