جماهيرية

ArabicEdit

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EtymologyEdit

The adjective is the usual feminine form of جماهيري, the nisba adjective of جماهير.

The noun is a neologism coined by Muammar Gaddafi in 1977 based on جمهورية (jumhūriyya, republic), by changing the first element, [script?] (jumhūr, public), to its plural form, جماهير (jamāhīr, the masses).

AdjectiveEdit

جماهيرية (jamaahiiriyyaf

  1. pertaining to the masses, mass-

NounEdit

جماهيرية (jamāhīriyyaf

  1. "state of the masses", People's Republic, Jamahiriya
Last modified on 8 January 2014, at 23:54