Last modified on 12 November 2014, at 12:15

قاعدة

See also: قاعده

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

قَاعِدَةٌ (qāʿidatunf (plural قَوَاعِدٌ (qawāʿidun))

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

DescendantsEdit