محافظ

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Derived from the active participle of حَافَظَ(ḥāfaẓa, to protect, to preserve), from the root ح ف ظ(ḥ-f-ẓ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

مُحَافِظ (muḥāfiẓ) (feminine مُحَافِظَة(muḥāfiẓa), masculine plural مُحَافِظُون(muḥāfiẓūn), feminine plural مُحَافِظَات(muḥāfiẓāt))

  1. (politics) conservative
  2. protective; guarding
  3. preserving
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

مُحَافَظ (muḥāfaẓ)

  1. passive participle of حَافَظَ(ḥāfaẓa).
Declension[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

مَحَافِظ (maḥāfiẓf pl

  1. plural of مِحْفَظَة(miḥfaẓa)

Urdu[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic محافظ‎.

Noun[edit]

محافظ (muhāfizm (plural محافظین)

  1. protector; guard
    Synonym: راکھی(rākhī)

Declension[edit]

(Formal}

Declension of محافظ
singular plural
direct محافظ(muhāfiz) محافظین(muhāfizīn)
oblique محافظ(muhāfiz) محافظین(muhāfizīn)
vocative محافظ(muhāfiz) محافظین(muhāfizīn)

(Colloquial)

Declension of محافظ
singular plural
direct محافظ(muhāfiz) محافظ(muhāfiz)
oblique محافظ(muhāfiz) محافظوں(muhāfizõ)
vocative محافظ(muhāfiz) محافظو(muhāfizo)