رق

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ر ق ق (r-q-q).

Verb[edit]

رَقَّ (raqqa) I, non-past يَرِقُّ‎ (yariqqu)

  1. to be thin, fine
  2. to be soft, tender
  3. to soften, to weaken, to relent
  4. to pity, to sympathize, to have compassion (for)
  5. to crush, to grind, to pulverize, to beat into a powder
  6. to batter, to ram
  7. to rap (on a door)

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

رَقّ (raqqm (plural رُقُوق (ruqūq))

  1. turtle
  2. parchment

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

رِقّ (riqqm

  1. (music) riq, an Arabic tambourine
  2. bondage, slavery, servitude

Declension[edit]