نواة

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Arabic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the root ن و ي(n-w-y).

Noun[edit]

نَوَاة (nawāhf (singulative, collective نَوًى‎ m (nawan), plural نَوَيَات(nawayāt), paucal نَوَيَات(nawayāt))

  1. date pit
    لَفَظَ لَفْظَ آلنَّوَاةِ(to brush aside, reject, literally to spit the spitting of a date pit)
  2. (fruit) kernel
  3. (computing) kernel
    نواة لينكس‎ ― nawāt liniks[The] Linux kernel
  4. (fruit, general) center, core
  5. (physics, general) nucleus
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]
References[edit]
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “نوي”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN

Etymology 2[edit]

Verbal noun of نَوَى(nawā, to intend, to determine (to do something)), from the root ن و ي(n-w-y).

Noun[edit]

نَوَاة (nawāhf

  1. verbal noun of نَوَى(nawā) (form I)
  2. intention, purpose
  3. determination
Declension[edit]
References[edit]
  • Wehr, Hans (1979), “نوي”, in J. Milton Cowan, editor, A Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th edition, Ithaca, NY: Spoken Language Services, →ISBN