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جهد

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the root ج ه د (j-h-d)

VerbEdit

جَهَدَ (jahada) I, imperfect يَجْهَدُ‎ (yajhadu)

  1. to strive, to struggle, to labour, to exert oneself, to take pains, to endeavor (especially in the sense of strenuously, to the utmost of one's ability, etc.)
  2. (transitive) to overwork, to overtax, to fatigue, to exhaust

ConjugationEdit

Derived termsEdit

Verbal nounEdit

جَهْد (jahdm

  1. labour, toil, exertion, effort

NounEdit

جُهْد (juhdm

  1. power, ability

ReferencesEdit

  • Lane, vol. I (1863), pp. 473-474.