صينية

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Feminine inflected form.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

صِينِيَّة ‎(ṣīniyyaf

  1. feminine singular of صِينِيّ ‎(ṣīniyy, Chinese)

Noun[edit]

صِينِيَّة ‎(ṣīniyyaf ‎(plural صِينِيَّات ‎(ṣīniyyāt), masculine صِينِيّ ‎(ṣīniyy))

  1. feminine singular of صِينِيّ ‎(ṣīniyy, Chinese person)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Short for لُغَة صِينِيَّة ‎(luḡa ṣīniyya, Chinese language).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

صِينِيَّة ‎(ṣīniyyaf

  1. (usually definite) Chinese language
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Etymology 3[edit]

Relative noun (nisba) composed of صِينِيّ ‎(ṣīniyy, china) +‎ ـَة ‎(-a).

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Noun[edit]

صِينِيَّة ‎(ṣīniyyaf ‎(plural صَوَانِي ‎(ṣawānī))

  1. Chinese porcelain, china
  2. plate
  3. dish
  4. tray
Declension[edit]
References[edit]
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “صين”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4