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Egyptian ArabicEdit

VerbEdit

جا (gaa), ييجي (yiigii)

  1. to come (To move from further away to nearer to)

PersianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Middle Persian, from Old Persian, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wes- (to live, stay, spend the night). Cognate with Sanskrit वसति (vasati, to dwell, live, stop, stay), Ossetian уат (wat, room, bed) and English was, were.

NounEdit

جا ()

  1. place
  2. space
  3. location
  4. seat
  5. (dialectal) bed, mattress, bedding
    جاتو جمع کن.
    Jâto jam kon.
    Remove your mattress(, blanket, bedsheet, etc).

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