شجرة

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See also: سحرة

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Singulative noun composed of شَجَر(šajar, trees) +‎ ـَة(-a).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃa.d͡ʒa.ra/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

شَجَرَة (šajaraf (singulative, collective شَجَر(šajar), dual شَجَرَتَان(šajaratān), paucal شَجَرَات(šajarāt), plural أَشْجَار(ʾašjār))

  1. tree
    أَوَّلُ الشَّجَرَةِ بَذْرَةٌ.‎‎
    ʾawwalu š-šajarati baḏratun.
    The tree begins with a seed.
  2. shrub, bush

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Gulf Arabic: شْيَرَة(šyərə)
  • Indonesian: sejarah (history)

References[edit]

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