لواء

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to لَوَى(lawā, to turn).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

لِوَاء ‎(liwāʾm ‎(plural أَلْوِيَة(ʾalwiya) or أَلْوِيَات(ʾalwiyāt))

  1. banner, flag, standard
  2. (military) brigade
  3. (military) major general
  4. province, district

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

لَوَّاء ‎(lawwāʾm

  1. (ornithology) wryneck

Declension[edit]