sewwa

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Maltese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Root
s-w-j

From Arabic سَواء(sawāʾ, evenness, smoothness).

Noun[edit]

sewwa m

  1. truth
    Synonym: verità
  2. that which is true and just; the right thing
    Synonym: dritt

Etymology 2[edit]

From Arabic سَوَّى(sawwā, to make even, to smoothen)

Verb[edit]

sewwa (imperfect jsewwi, past participle msewwi)

  1. to mend, to solve (a problem, difficulty)
  2. to repair, to restore (something damaged, a loss)
    Synonym: rripara
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