زيزفون

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Arabic[edit]

زَيْزَفُون (Ziziphus jujuba)
زَيْزَفُون (Tilia cordata)
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ζίζυφον (zízuphon). Doublet of زِفْزِف(zifzif) and زُفَيْزَف(zufayzaf, jujube).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

زَيْزَفُون (zayzafūnm

  1. jujube tree (Ziziphus jujuba)
    Synonyms: عُنَّاب(ʿunnāb), زِفْزِف(zifzif), زُفَيْزَف(zufayzaf)
  2. linden, lime tree (Tilia spp.)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Persian: زیزفون(zizofun)

References[edit]

  • Dozy, Reinhart Pieter Anne (1881), “زيزفون”, in Supplément aux dictionnaires arabes, volume 1, Leiden: E. J. Brill, page 619
  • Wehr, Hans; Kropfitsch, Lorenz (1985), “زيزفون”, in Arabisches Wörterbuch für die Schriftsprache der Gegenwart (in German), 5th edition, Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, published 2011, →ISBN, page 541