شقة

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See also: سقة and شفة

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ش ق ق (š-q-q).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

شَقَّة (šaqqaf (plural شُقَق (šuqaq) or شِقَّات (šiqqāt))

  1. apartment, flat (domicile occupying part of a building)
Declension[edit]

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

شِقَّة (šiqqaf (plural شِقَق (šiqaq) or شِقَاق (šiqāq))

  1. half, moiety
  2. piece of land
Declension[edit]

Pronunciation 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

شِقَّة or شُقَّة (šiqqa or šuqqaf (plural شُقَق (šuqaq))

  1. an oblong piece of cloth
Declension[edit]

Pronunciation 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

شُقَّة (šuqqaf (plural شُقَق (šuqaq))

  1. trouble, hardship
Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “شق”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4

Egyptian Arabic[edit]

Noun[edit]

شَقَّة (shaqqaf (plural شُقَق (shuqaq))

  1. apartment (domicile occupying part of a building)

Hijazi Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic شِقَّة (šiqqa)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃiɡːa/, /ʃuɡːa/

Noun[edit]

شِقَّة (šigga or šugga) f (plural شِقَق ‎(šigag))

  1. apartment
  2. flat