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جدة

See also: جده

ArabicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Feminine of جَدّ (jadd, grandfather, ancestor).

NounEdit

جَدَّة (jaddaf (plural جَدَّات (jaddāt))

  1. grandmother
  2. Eve (wife of Adam)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Proper nounEdit

جِدَّة (jiddaf

  1. Jeddah (port city in Saudi Arabia on the Red Sea, purportedly the burial site of Eve)
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 3Edit

Verbal noun of جَدَّ (jadda, to be new).

NounEdit

جِدَّة (jiddaf

  1. verbal noun of جَدَّ (jadda, to be new)
  2. newness, recency
  3. novelty
  4. modernness, modernity
  5. rebirth, renaissance
DeclensionEdit

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