gżira

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Maltese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic جَزِيرَة(jazīra), with a sound change of the first consonant of the root, compare the Egyptian Arabic pronunciation (gezīra).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gżira f ‎(plural gżejjer)

  1. island
    Ir-Repubblika ta' Malta tikkonsisti minn arċipelago ta' seba' gżejjer.
    The Republic of Malta consists of an archipelago of seven islands.