صوف

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ص و ف(ṣ-w-f).

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

صَوِفَ (ṣawifa) I, non-past يَصْوَفُ‎‎ (yaṣwafu)

  1. (of sheep etc.) to produce wool, to increase it's wool
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Pronunciation 2[edit]

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صَوَّفَ (ṣawwafa) II, non-past يُصَوِّفُ‎‎ (yuṣawwifu)

  1. (of sheep etc.) to produce wool, to increase its wool
  2. to make someone Sufi
  3. (of plants) to have cotton-like fungus (see the image)
  4. (intransitive) to decay (to have wool-like fungus)
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Pronunciation 3[edit]

  • (MSA) IPA(key): /sˁuːf/
  • (Morocco) IPA(key): [sˁawf]
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Noun[edit]

صُوف (ṣūfm (collective, singulative صُوفَة(ṣūfa), plural أَصْوَاف(ʾaṣwāf))

  1. wool
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Noun[edit]

صُوفُ (sūfūm (Devanagari सुफ़ु)

  1. apple