ضيف

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See also: ضيقand صيف

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root ض ي ف(ḍ-y-f).

Noun[edit]

ضَيْف (ḍayfm or f (plural أَضْيَاف(ʾaḍyāf) or ضُيُوف(ḍuyūf) or ضِيفَان(ḍīfān) or أَضَايِف(ʾaḍāyif), feminine ضَيْف (ḍayf) or ضَيْفَة(ḍayfa))

  1. (common) guest(s)
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 15:86:
      قَالَ إِنَّ هَٰؤُلَاءِ ضَيْفِي فَلَا تَفْضَحُونِ
      qāla ʾinna hāʾulāʾi ḍayfī falā tafḍaḥūni
      (please add an English translation of this quote)
    • 609–632 C.E., Qur'an, 51:24:
      هَلْ أَتَاكَ حَدِيثُ ضَيْفِ إِبْرَاهِيمَ الْمُكْرَمِينَ
      hal ʾatāka ḥadīṯu ḍayfi ʾibrāhīma l-mukramīna
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

ضَيْف (ḍayfm

  1. verbal noun of ضَافَ(ḍāfa) (form I)

Declension[edit]

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Moroccan Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic ضَيْف(ḍayf).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ضيف (ḍīfm (plural ضياف(ḍyāf), feminine ضيفة(ḍīfa))

  1. guest