عراق

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See also: العراقand عراف

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

عِرَاق (ʿirāqm

  1. only used in العِرَاق(al-ʿirāq, Iraq)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the root ع ر ق(ʿ-r-q).

Noun[edit]

عِرَاق (ʿirāqm (plural عُرُق(ʿuruq) or أَعْرِقَة(ʾaʿriqa)) (Classical Arabic)

  1. a double suture that is at the lower end of a waterskin (مَزَادَة(mazāda) or قِرْبَة(qirba)) or eating mat (سُفْرَة(sufra))
  2. shore, coast, any region or area (of a whole country or a mere rivulet in a garden) adjacent to water as opposed to another one
    • 850–861, علي بن سهل ربن الطبري [ʿAlī ibn Sahl Rabban aṭ-Ṭabarī], Oliver Kahl, editor, ʿAlī ibn Sahl Rabban aṭ-Ṭabarī’s Health Regimen or “Book of the Pearl” كتاب اللؤلؤة (Islamic Philosophy, Theology and Science. Texts and Studies; 115), Leiden: Brill, published 2020, →ISBN, § 97, page 116:
      ومثل الألبان والرواصيل والبليلج فإنها غذاء لأهل الجبال وسم لأهل العراق
      And likewise, milk and confitures and myrobalans are food for mountain dwellers and poison for shore people.
  3. the circuit or surrounding edge of the ear
  4. the fore part and hinder part of the saddle of a horse
  5. the court or yard extending from the sides of the house
  6. pace, rate of going
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Noun[edit]

عُرَاق (ʿurāqm (Classical Arabic)

  1. clear water
  2. copious rain
  3. a picked bone, the fleshmeat of bone
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Persian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic الْعِرَاق(al-ʿirāq, Iraq).

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Proper noun[edit]

Dari Persian عراق
Iranian Persian
Tajik Ироқ (Iroq)

عراق ('arâq, 'erâq)

  1. Iraq
  2. origin

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Urdu[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

عراق ('irāqf (Hindi spelling इराक़)

  1. Iraq

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