زجاجة

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ز ج ج(z-j-j). From Aramaic, זְגוּגִיתָא(zḡūḡīṯā), זְכוּכִיתָא(zḵūḵīṯā), ܙܓܘܽܓܝܺܬܴܐ(zḡūḡīṯā), Hebrew זְכוּכִית(zḵūḵī́ṯ), from Akkadian 𒍝𒅗𒅗𒌈 (/zakukītu, zakakatu, zakukutu/, glass, gloss, glaze), 𒍪𒆪𒌑 (/zukû/, a kind of frit used in glass-making, literally clarity, clear, clean, refined or pure substance).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /zu.d͡ʒaː.d͡ʒa/
  • IPA(key): /za.d͡ʒaː.d͡ʒa/ (colloquial)
  • IPA(key): /zi.d͡ʒaː.d͡ʒa/ (colloquial)

Noun[edit]

زُجَاجَة or زَجَاجَة or زِجَاجَة (zujāja or zajāja or zijājaf (singulative, collective زُجَاج‎ m (zujāj) or زَجَاج‎ m (zajāj) or زِجَاج‎ m (zijāj))

  1. piece of glass
  2. glass vessel; bottle; flask
  3. glass lamp

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

زِجَاجَة (zijājaf (usually uncountable)

  1. glassmaking

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

زَجَّاجَة (zajjājaf (masculine زَجَّاج(zajjāj))

  1. female equivalent of زَجَّاج(zajjāj)

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