فارغ

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the active participle of فَرَغَ ‎(faraḡa, to be empty, to be vacant, to be available, to finish, to devote oneself), from the root ف ر غ ‎(f-r-ḡ).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /faːriɣ/, /faːriʁ/

Adjective[edit]

فَارِغ ‎(fāriḡ) ‎(feminine فَارِغَة ‎(fāriḡa), masculine plural فُرَّاغ ‎(furrāḡ), elative أَفْرَغ ‎(ʾafraḡ))

  1. empty
  2. vacant
  3. unoccupied, not busy
  4. meaningless, inane, pointless, vacuous, vapid

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References[edit]

  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “فرغ”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, ISBN 0-87950-003-4