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قاعدة

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb قعد (qáʿada, to sit down, to lie in wait, to waylay), root ق ع د (q-ʿ-d).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

قاعدة (qawāʿidf, plural قواعد

  1. foundation
  2. basis
  3. fundament
  4. (military) base
  5. support, socle, pedestal
  6. chassis, undercarriage
  7. precept, rule, principle
  8. formula
  9. method, manner
  10. model, pattern