غذاء

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See also: غداء

Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root غ ذ و(ḡ-ḏ-w), paired with غَذَا(ḡaḏā, to feed, to nourish).

Noun[edit]

غِذَاء (ḡiḏāʾm (plural أَغْذِيَة(ʾaḡḏiya))

  1. nourishment, sustenance, aliment, nutrition, food
  2. (in the plural) victuals, food items, foodstuffs, foods, food

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Azerbaijani: qida
  • Indonesian: gizi
  • Ottoman Turkish: غدا
  • Persian: غذا(ğazâ)