نحو

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ن ح و(n-ḥ-w).

Noun[edit]

نَحْو (naḥwm (plural نُحُوّ (nuḥuww) or أَنْحَاء(ʾanḥāʾ))

  1. side, direction
  2. region, tract
  3. road
  4. intention, purpose, tendency
  5. kind, sort, manner
  6. (linguistics, grammar) syntax, grammar
Declension[edit]
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Preposition[edit]

نَحْوَ (naḥwa)

  1. towards, in the direction of, after, in accordance with
  2. like, like as, as for instance, such as, for example
  3. about
Inflection[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

نُحُوّ (nuḥuwwm pl

  1. plural of نَحْو (naḥw)

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

نَحْوِ (naḥwi) (form I)

  1. first-person plural non-past active jussive of حَوَى(ḥawā)

Verb[edit]

نُحْوَ (nuḥwa) (form I)

  1. first-person plural non-past passive jussive of حَوَى(ḥawā)

Persian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic نَحْو(naḥw)

Noun[edit]

نحو (nahv)

  1. syntax
  2. grammar
  3. manner, mode, way