عجوز

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Intensive adjective from the root ع ج ز ‎(ʿ-j-z); compare عَجَزَ ‎(ʿajaza, to be weak, to grow old).

Noun[edit]

عَجُوز ‎(ʿajūzf ‎(plural عَجَائِز ‎(ʿajāʾiz) or عُجُز ‎(ʿujuz))

  1. old woman
  2. advanced in years

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

عُجُوز ‎(ʿujūzm

  1. old age

Declension[edit]