صحراء

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Arabic[edit]

صَحْرَاء

Etymology[edit]

From the root ص ح ر(ṣ-ḥ-r).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /sˤaħ.raːʔ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

صَحْرَاء (ṣaḥrāʾf (dual صَحْرَاوَان(ṣaḥrāwān), plural صَحَارَى(ṣaḥārā) or صَحْرَاوَات(ṣaḥrāwāt) or صَحَارٍ(ṣaḥārin))

  1. desert
    Synonyms: بَيْدَاء(baydāʾ), مَفَازَة(mafāza), فَلَاة(falāh)

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References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans, “صحر”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic[1], 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, 1979, →ISBN