مرة

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See also: مزہ, مزه, مژه, and مزة

Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root م ر ر (m-r-r).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

مَرَّة (marraf (plural مَرَّات (marrāt) or مِرَار (mirār))

  1. a time, instance, occurrence
Declension[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

مَرَّةً (marratan)

  1. once
    حَرَصَ جُحَا عَلَى تَجَنُّبِ غَضَبِ زَوْجَتِهِ وَمَرَّةً...‏
    ḥaraṣa juḥā ʿalā tajannubi ḡaḍabi zawjatihi wamarratan...
    Joha was keen to avoid his wife's anger and once ...

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

مُرَّة (murraf

  1. feminine singular of مُرّ (murr)

References[edit]

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