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اسد

ArabicEdit

NounEdit

أسَد ('asadm, أُسُود (ʾusūd) ('usuud) pl

  1. lion

SynonymsEdit

Arabic has over 300 words and epithets for lions.[1]

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Egyptian ArabicEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [‎ʔæ‎ˈsæd]

NounEdit

اسد (ʾasadm, اسود (ʾusūd) pl or اسدة (ʾusúda)

  1. lion
  2. (astrology) Leo

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Spiro, Socrates (1895). An Arabic-English vocabulary of the colloquial Arabic of Egypt, containing the vernacular idioms and expressions, slang phrases, etc., etc., used by the native Egyptians Cairo: Al-Mokattam Printing Office.
  • Hinds, Martin; Badawi, El-Said (1986). A Dictionary of Egyptian Arabic Beirut: Librairie du Liban.