امرأة

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root verb مرأ (mára’a), to be wholesome.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

امرأة (imraʾaf, plural نساء (nisāʾ)‎

  1. woman
  2. wife

Usage notesEdit

The form with the definite article is المرأة (al-marʾa). Note also the irregular plural, shown above.

SynonymsEdit

  • نسوة

Related termsEdit

Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 02:51