محيط

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from the active participle of the verb أَحَاطَ ‎(ʾaḥāṭa, to surround, enclose, contain, encircle, know completely), from the root ح و ط ‎(ḥ-w-ṭ).

Adjective[edit]

مُحِيط ‎(muḥīṭ) ‎(feminine مُحِيطَة ‎(muḥīṭa), masculine plural مُحِيطُون ‎(muḥīṭūn))

  1. whole
  2. overall
  3. thorough

Declension[edit]

Noun[edit]

مُحِيط ‎(muḥīṭm ‎(plural مُحِيطَات ‎(muḥīṭāt))

  1. ocean
  2. surroundings
  3. ecology
  4. circumference
  5. perimeter

Declension[edit]