رف

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ر ف ف (r-f-f).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

رَفّ (raffm (plural رُفُوف (rufūf))

  1. verbal noun of رَفَّ (raffa) (form I)
  2. shelf
  3. flight
  4. whatnot
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

رَفَّ (raffa) I, non-past يَرِفُّ‎ (yariffu)

  1. to gleam
Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

رَفَّ (raffa) I, non-past يَرُفُّ or يَرِفُّ‎ (yaruffu or yariffu)

  1. to tremble
  2. to flutter
  3. to twitch
  4. to flicker
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Verb[edit]

رَفَّ (raffa) I, non-past يَرُفُّ or يَرِفُّ‎ (yaruffu or yariffu)

  1. to serve diligently (لِ (li) someone)
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Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with English rift. (Can this(+) etymology be sourced?)

Noun[edit]

رف (raf)

  1. rack
  2. shelf
  3. ledge