رخ

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

رَخَّ ‎(raḵḵa) I, non-past يَرُخُّ‎ (yaruḵḵu)

  1. to dilute, to mix with water
  2. to break or crush so as to make soft
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

رَخّ ‎(raḵḵm ‎(collective, singulative رَخَّة ‎(raḵḵa))

  1. light shower
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Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

رَخّ ‎(raḵḵm

  1. verbal noun of رَخَّ ‎(raḵḵa) (form I)
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Adjective[edit]

رَخّ ‎(raḵḵ)

  1. soft, relaxed, irresolute
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Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

رُخّ ‎(ruḵḵm ‎(plural رِخَاخ ‎(riḵāḵ) or رِخَخَة ‎(riḵaḵa))

  1. (chess) castle, rook
  2. roc (mythical bird)
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Persian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian lhw' ‎(rox, rook, castle (chess)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

رخ ‎(rox)

  1. castle
  2. (chess) rook
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Chess pieces in Persian · مهره‌های شطرنج ‎(mohre-hâ šatranj) (layout · text)
♟ ♞ ♝ ♜ ♛ ♚
پیاده ‎(piyâde),
سرباز ‎(sarbâz)
اسب ‎(asb) فیل ‎(fil) رخ ‎(rox),
قلعه ‎(qal'e)
وزیر ‎(vazir) شاه ‎(šâh)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

رخ ‎(rux)

  1. cheek
  2. face