شجاع

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ش ج ع(š-j-ʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

شُجَاع (šujāʿ) (feminine شُجَاعَة(šujāʿa), masculine plural شَجَعَة(šajaʿa) or شُجْعَان(šujʿān), feminine plural شُجَاعَات(šujāʿāt), elative أَشْجَع(ʾašjaʿ))

  1. brave, courageous, plucky, bold
    Synonym: شَجِيع(šajīʿ)
    Antonym: جَبَان(jabān)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979) , “شجاع”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شُجَاع(šujāʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

Dari Persian شجاع
Iranian Persian
Tajik шуҷоъ (šujoʾ)

شجاع (šojâ') (comparative شجاع‌تر‎, superlative شجاع‌ترین‎)

  1. brave
  2. courageous

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